Archeoscan provides opportunities for public involvement in archaeology. Our most popular activity is giving people the chance to participate in an excavation at exciting sites in the Cotswolds area. We also assist communities in conducting geophysical surveys of sites of interest to them.  Equally, we visit schools and colleges in support of the national curriculum to provide hands-on experiences of archaeology




In 2022 many people enjoyed excavating on two Roman sites, a possible new pottery kiln site and a possible port on the River Severn, and discovering a lost Medieval manor in the Cotswolds. Thank you to all who participated in the digs and contributed in so many ways. 


We have already enjoyed a number of succesful digs in 2023


 2023 DIGS




Slimbridge, Gloucestershire (19 Sep to 12 Oct)

We are returning to the Roman site at Slimbridge that we left open from earlier in the year.  Those that were with us then will remember that we had just started to uncover what we believe is the main villa building that accompanies the large aisled barn that we have located within the Roman compound.  During this session we will be focussing on the main villa buildings.


Bookings now open for this site see bookings page for available dates



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Dig for day in 2023


Why not purchase a gift certificate for the Archaeologist in your life


Dig for a day  £40.00 (all equipment included)


Any multiple of days available


For details contact us via the form on the Contact Us page




Various projects open to members of the public

See the Excavation Opportunities page

Why not purchase a gift voucher for the budding archaeologist in your life

Dig for a day £40




We are able to facilitate geophysical surveys in your local area using our own geophysical equipment.  We specilaise in faciltating surveys for local communities and schools groups.


See our Geophysics and Services for Schools pages


          Other Services

We have provided our services for a number of TV documentaries most recently with the BBC and Tern TV

  See Latest News page

We can also facilitate earthwork surveys and fieldwalking in your local area

See Other Services page


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