Find out about archaeology in Northumberland & how we work to look after the special qualities of Northumberland's historic environment.
In order to conserve and enhance Northumberland’s historic
environment, we offer specialist advice to planners and developers,
encourage good management of archaeological and historic monuments,
manage and provide information sources, carry out research
projects, and promote the historic environment through our
National Park has its own archaeologist who provides advice and
management services and runs community events and projects.
Archaeology & planning
Find out how we can help you consider archaeology when making a
Historic Environment Record
Learn about the archaeological and historic remains in
Northumberland with the Historic Environment Record (HER) – a
database with over 26,000 entries including monuments, buildings,
landscapes and shipwrecks.
Find out about the projects we have been involved with which
help to promote the archaeology of Northumberland.
Archaeology in Northumberland
Learn more about the archaeology of our county through our
magazine Archaeology in Northumberland and our other