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 >>

Starts 6th October 2014 – 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

11th October 2014 Explore the foreshore and enjoy the autumn weather on London’s south side with the Thames Discovery Programme

FROG blog >>

A new oral history project with Museum of London Archaeology collecting and celebrating the experiences of those who went to marvel as the temple was exposed in 1954

Volunteers required for an archaeological excavation at Fulham Palace, former home of the Bishops of London

Search >>

Search the Thames Discovery Programme website:

follow us >>

project hosted by >>

MOLA logo