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Welcome to the Young Archaeologists' Club!


Welcome to the Young Archaeologists’ Club!

YAC is the place for young people who want to get into archaeology. If you’re aged 8 - 16, check out our map to find your nearest YAC branch and you could soon be getting mud under your fingernails!

We’re planning a new YAC website! Tell us what you want from archaeology online by doing our quick survey

Dig Deep for YAC

YAC is a charity and relies on your support. Find out how you can help by Digging Deep for YAC.

Tony Robinson is the President of YAC, Tony says…

YAC encourages young people to look after and protect our archaeology. I am proud to be YAC’s President!

Did you know…

Japanese warrior knights in the Middle Ages were called Samurai.

Potwashing at Hungate.Hungate.Dry sieving at Bamburgh.A Roman mosaic.Surveying with a dumpy level.Excavation recording.