The Hive is now closed until further notice due to the current public health situation.

You can still contact us with enquiries via our Contact Us page and download a free guide to our on-line resources here.

Please be aware that we will not have access to original documents until The Hive re-opens. When we have any information about re-opening we will update you via the Explore The Past website and our social media.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused and appreciate your understanding at this time.

Worcestershire Archaeology

Worcestershire Archaeology has delivered expert archaeological and heritage services for over 30 years.

As a well-respected contractor and Registered Organisation of the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists, we are committed to providing high quality, customer focussed services for projects of all scales across the UK. We draw on a comprehensive range of archaeological skills from within our professional team to meet your needs.

Key projects

We have undertaken thousands of projects across a diverse range of sites to meet the needs of individual clients – take a look at the scope of projects we, and rest of Explore the Past, carry out.

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Worcestershire Archaeology has produced numerous research publications and thousands of site reports, resulting from 30 years’ worth of projects in the Midlands and beyond.

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"I have been impressed by the standard of fieldwork maintained on a tricky site whilst still remaining broadly on schedule." Local Planning Authority Archaeological Curator

"My thanks to your field staff who were both courteous and professional in their approach and execution of the task at hand." Private client

"I would like to thank you for your commitment to Tarmac safety standards and ensuring the continued safety of all of our employees." Quarry Contractor

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