Dig It! 2017 is the year-long celebration of Scottish archaeology with a packed programme of events from organisations across the country.
It’s all about discovering Scotland’s past, present and future stories. Whether you’re getting muddy at a dig or checking off your World Heritage Site Bucket List, now is the perfect time to let archaeology move you, surprise you and inspire you.
There's never been a better time to get involved with Scottish archaeology.
Key events include:
Iron Age Gourmet Day
20 July - Perthshire
Visit the Scottish Crannog Centre to sample tasty, nutritious and healthy foods prepared and cooked as our ancient ancestors did – you won’t find a menu like this anywhere else!
Scottish Archaeology Month
September – Various locations
From the Shetlands to the Scottish Borders, enjoy free talks, tours, exhibitions, workshops and hands-on events to help you discover some of the amazing history, heritage and archaeology on your doorstep.
Scotland in Six Hidden Gems
September - Various locations
After Hidden Gem sites from across Scotland vie for your votes, six winners will host fantastic events as the centrepieces to Scottish Archaeology Month.