Welcome to the Prehistoric Society, the foremost society for the promotion of study into our prehistoric past. An exciting series of lectures, visits and conferences can be found on the events pages of this site all of which are open to members and non-members. These events pages are frequently updated so please keep an eye on them.
Stonehenge Tunnel update: The Prehistoric Society's reponse to the consultation can be found here
Professor Clive Gamble, President
Our interests are worldwide and extend from the earliest human origins to the emergence of written records.
Membership is open to all, and includes professional, amateur, student and retired members.
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Looking for a site to visit? Want to know more about British Prehistoric sites? Interested in visiting museums with prehistoric collections? If yes, then please click here.
Islands of stone: Neolithic crannogs in the Outer Hebrides: Joint lecture with Welwyn Archaeological Society. Friday 8th February 2019, 7.30pm
Welwyn Garden City, 8 February 2019 - 8 February 2019
The Neolithic Glacier Mummy “Ötzi”: His life circumstances and environment (Joint DAS lecture): Wednesday 27th February 2019, Time TBC
Truro, 27 February 2019 - 27 February 2019
Visions and revisions: Langdale axes, rock art and the Neolithic of Britain and Ireland, Wednesday 6th March 2019, 8pm
Cork, 6 March 2019 - 6 March 2019