World Archaeology. Made in Sheffield.
We inspire students to explore and excel, through imaginative teaching and the world-leading research we conduct across the globe.
Woodland Heritage Festival returns for it's 5th anniversary!
The University of Sheffield Heritage Festival returns to the J G Graves Discovery Centre for its fifth birthday this year. On the 12th May 2019, the woodland will play host to lots of activities for families and adults alike!Find out more>
'Pan-British' feasting around Stonehenge
Archaeologists, including Sheffield's Umberto Albarella, have unearthed evidence of the earliest large-scale celebrations in Britain – with people and animals travelling hundreds of miles for prehistoric feasting rituals.Find out more>
Studying Archaeology at Sheffield
Study with us and we’ll introduce you to the richness, difference and diversity of humanity from deep history to modernity, to the thrill of discovery, and to the pleasures of researchWatch to find out more>
Our research helps communities worldwide make sense of their heritage. Our research is global and cross-disciplinary.Our research>
International and local partnerships
We collaborate globally to discover secrets of ancient civilisations. Roman Clothing and Identities is an international research project where specialists from seven European countries are examining the impact of clothing and dress on Roman society.Clothing and Identities project>