Archaeological fieldwork throughout Leicestershire


As Jewry Wall has closed meetings are now held at Leicester University, George Davies Building, Centre for Medicine, Lancaster Road/University Road. Admission to meetings is free for members, non-members can attend free as their first visit and then decide if they would like to join the Society. Please contact us if you would like to attend or just turn up and make yourself known to a member of the committee, occasional attendance without membership is also welcome. Regular talks and meetings are also held by local groups, currently Hinckley Archaeological Society and Melton Fieldworkers have a talks programme and other groups meet regularly to plan and review finds etc, please see the Local Groups webpage for more details.

Forthcoming Meetings 2020

CANCELLED 21st May 2020 – The Staffordshire Hoard and Helmet

A talk by Chris Fern

TBC 18th June 2020 –  The excavations at Oakham Castle

A talk by Mathew Morris

17th September 2020 – 50 years of Leicestershire Archaeology

A talk by Peter Liddle

19th November 2020 – Archaeology in a colonial maritime landscape: Roman and Byzantine Akrotiri, Cyprus

A talk by Prof. Simon James