The Prehistoric Society

Clive Gamble

Welcome to the website for the Prehistoric Society

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

Learn about the Society

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.

Search our Publications

Browse the following Society publications

Explore Prehistoric Places

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.

Forthcoming Society Events

The Neolithic Glacier Mummy “Ötzi”: His life circumstances and environment (Joint DAS lecture): Wednesday 27th February 2019, Time TBC
Exeter, 27 February 2019 - 27 February 2019

The Neolithic glacier mummy 'Oetzi': His life, circumstances and environment (Joint CAS lecture) , Thursday 28th February 2019, 6.30pm
Truro, 28 February 2019 - 28 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

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Holding a conference? Organising a lecture?

Please download our flyer to distribute to your delegates

Latest Gallery Photos

Visits to Stonehenge and Avebury 2015