An independent charity, founded in 1972, which investigates the past for the benefit of present communities and future generations.

  • York Archaeological Trust has a wide range of contacts and partners across the sector that we have worked with for many years.

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  • York Archaeological Trust has introduced and developed specialist skills to deal with the wide range of challenges that can be encountered.

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  • Archaeological discovery is made accessible to the public through the many innovative ways in which York Archaeological Trust presents its findings.

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  • York Archaeological Trust offers archaeological services for commercial, government and third sector clients across the whole of the U.K.

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York Archaeological Trust resources contain artefacts conserved from over 40 years of archaeological activity, in-house publications as well as a vast collection of digital images available to purchase. 

Get Involved

York Archaeological Trust provides various paths to get involved with archaeology, through training and learning, community engagement and career opportunities.

For details on how you can get get involved, click here.

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