Below are some images from our past events.

5th January: Medieval Herbs


See images from our 2018 events!

1st December:  Christmas Party!

3rd November:  The Archaeology of Archery

6th October: Second World War Archaeology

1st September:  Visit to Ipplepen Excavation in Devon

4th August: Fieldwork activity day

7th July: Saxon re-enactment day

2nd June: Visit to the Brick and Tile Museum

5th May: Making mosaics

7th April: Ancient woodland crafts

3rd February: Cave Art

6th January: Japanese Archaeology


See pictures from our 2017 events!

2nd December: Christmas Party

4th November: Mick Aston and Stained Glass Windows

7th October: Stonehenge with Julian Richards

30th September: MAYA Family Archaeology Day

2nd September: Mummification

29th July: Festival of Archaeology at Montacute House

1st July: MAYA One Year Anniversary

11th June: Visit to Ipplepen

6th May: Micro-archaeology

1st April – Geophysical Surveying

11th March – A visit to the Somerset Heritage Centre

4th February – Buckskin, bogs and brains!

7th January – Return of the Owls!


See pictures from our 2016 events!

3rd December: Willow Christmas decorations and MAYA Christmas Party

5th November: Reconstruct a sheep workshop

8th October: Indoor Dig with Julian Richards from TV’s “Meet the Ancestors”!

2016 Photo Competition Entries

From left to right: West Somerset Mineral Railway by James Flind , Geophysical Surveying by Sophie Hunt, and Cathedral Gatehouse by Rio Welsh

10th September: Maps and tunnels (Castle House, Museum of Somerset)

13th August – Excavation visit  with the South Somerset Archaeological Research Group

9th July 2016 – Finds handling and identification

11th June 2016 – Experimental archaeology activity day at the Avalon Marshes Centre


9th April 2016 – Launch event at the Museum of Somerset, Taunton.