The Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeological Trust Ltd.

Archaeology in Wales

  • The Four Welsh Archaeological Trusts are celebrating their 40th Anniversary Legacy of the First World War Visit our site and discover all about the Trusts project to commemorate the centenary of the war
  • The Four Welsh Archaeological Trusts are celebrating their 40th Anniversary 2015 marks the 40th Anniversary of the Welsh Archaeological Trusts
  • 67 Finding our History
    Visit to the blog to learn more about this archaeological based project run across Gower led by the Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeological Trust, working with the City and County of Swansea, Heritage Lottery Fund and Gower AONB.

  • 67 The Access 2 Archaeology project is back.
    If you've interested in learning about how our Historic Environment Record works, this project is for you!

  • 64 The ironworks of Merthyr Tydfil have often been described as the ´Engine of Empire´.

    Visit our new site, watch the 3D animation, view the reconstruction drawings, and learn all about this important site and the work that we have carried out there

  • 2 Introducing the new Archwilio app. Exploration of Wales' archaeological treasures is set to be transformed


    Visit the Archwilio website

What's new

As part of our anniversary celebrations, we will be bringing you highlights from some of the most important excavations we have carried out over the last 40 years. To start, Mill Street Caerleon

Legacy of the First World War
Learn more about our First World War project here

Welcome to the website of the Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeological Trust and the opportunity to find out more about the archaeology of southeast Wales

We currently hold about 25,000 records of archaeological and historical interest and make this information available to all those who have an involvement in the past whether as researchers, developers, school children or farmers. As our aim is to advance the education of the public in archaeology, we hope you will find something of interest in these pages. Learn more about GGAT

Learn all about some of the many projects that the Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeological Trust has carried out in 2013. These projects hopefully show how rich our shared heritage of Southeast Wales is and how there are still surprising discoveries to be made. Discover more