Thames Discovery Programme
Running through the heart of London is a mighty river: the Thames. It has played a central role in the history of the city, and when the tide is low, the capital’s longest archaeological site is revealed. Join us to explore 10,000 years of London’s dynamic history......
Use the TDP website to explore the archaeology and history of London’s river, and find out how you can get down onto the foreshore and make your own discoveries.
News & Events >>
24th – 29th May 2015 Over six days, go overground and underground with Andante Travels delving beyond the modern streets to reveal layer-upon-layer of London’s secret history
Starts 25th May 2015 – FREE online course! Learn how maritime archaeology investigates our changing relationship with the world’s oceans and seas, from 2.5 million years ago until today
FROG blog >>
A short report by FROG member Helen Johnston on their amphibious explorations on the foreshore in front of the Old Royal Naval College
A presentation by Ben Paites (Portable Antiquities Scheme) outlining some of the discoveries made on the Tower Beach during survey by the Thames Discovery Programme and the Society of Thames Mudlarks
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