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From axes and daggers to skeletons of Bronze Age archers and animal bones, planners say they are "absolutely overjoyed" as building on a major new gallery begins.
The Hadrian's Wall Trust has launched a new Adopt a Stone website to address a £170,000 shortfall after funding cutbacks.
Historic Scotland have announced a new five-year development plan for the Roman Antonine Wall, including new signage, a website and better links to museum collections.
Swayed by his 16-year devotion to the cause, a global logistics company has given new backing to the bid to find Spitfire planes believed to have been buried in Burma.
One of the finest Roman statues ever to have been found in East Anglia has been gifted to Cambridge's Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.
The British Library's wonderful collection shows Georgian Britain as a magnificent, intellectual, industrious and fun-loving place, says Emily Beeson.
Archaeologists will date the bones of 18 bodies crammed into a hastily-filled, unusually-positioned grave in Durham.
A lengthy fundraising campaign has ended in triumph after the second of two Iron Age torcs, buried together near Tadcaster, was bought by the Yorkshire Museum.
Curator's Choice: Hopi pots and Zulu skirts for Takeover Day 2013 at the Smith Art Gallery and Museum
One lucky group will get to discover a pot made by native Americans and a glass skirt worn by a Zulu woman as part of the annual Takeover Day in Scotland. Curator Michael McGinnes - the Keeper of the ......
Mill Leat, the outer western moat at Cardiff Castle, was re-flooded yesterday, returning the site to its original form as part of the wider Bute Park restoration project.
Discovering timber structures at the Nepalese pilgrimage site, archaeologists from Durham and Nepal may have predated the Buddha's life to the sixth century BC.
Admitting that "almost everything" they knew about the bluestones of Stonehenge may have been wrong, scientists are linking the famous stones with a west Wales pile.
A new exhibition at Creswell Crags, in Nottinghamshire, explores a mysterious amber pebble found at the site by Victorian archaeologists.
Digging beneath Lincoln's famous 11th century castle, archaeologists have discovered a church from "at least 1,000 years ago", as well as a shoe-wearing body buried within a sarcophagus wall......
A coffin found in a village field last month contains skeletal remains and could yield herbs, flowers, oil and clothing, say scientists and archaeologists working in Leicestershire.