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.

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22nd November 2013 – 21st April 2014 A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see works gathered from across the world at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich

Until 27th April 2014 A major exhibition investigating the secrets of the 17th century Cheapside Hoard

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New discoveries in Rotherhithe, on the foreshore and the waterfront, as part of a Heritage Lottery Funded project

A new citizen project from Thames21, funded by the Thames Tideway Tunnel, which will gather important data about water quality, litter and wildlife in the tidal Thames

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First sunny day on site in 6 months! Team photo Team photo! The Tudor brick feature

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