Welcome to Scotland’s Archaeology Strategy

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Our Vision 2025 – To Make Archaeology Matter

We want to live in a Scotland where archaeology is for everyone! A place where the study of the past offers opportunities for us now and in the future to discover, care for, promote and enjoy our rich and diverse heritage, contributing to our wellbeing and knowledge and helping to tell Scotland’s stories in their global context.

This Strategy has been developed by the Scottish Strategic Archaeology Committee, following a consultation in 2015.

Download the Strategy here 

Our first report on the delivery of the Strategy, Celebrating Archaeology in Scotland 2018 launched in November 2018.

Have your say –

Please take 3 minutes to fill out our online survey  to let us know if you would be interested in an online portal to bring together people, research questions, and expertise to share and increase our knowledge of Scotland’s Archaeology.