Archaeology collections

Southampton's archeaological collection comprises of all archaeological finds and archives from archaeological sites in the city. The collections have designated status, meaning that they are one of the most significant archaeological collections in the country, and are an indispensable research resource.

Some items from the collections are on display at SeaCity Museum and Tudor House and Garden.

Further information

The Archeaology Data Service has site archives from some of the recent archaeological fieldwork in Southampton.

The regional Finds Liaison Officer from the Portable Antiquities Scheme can be contacted to provide an identification service for archaeological finds.

Email: museums@southampton.gov.uk