The Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeological Trust Ltd.

Archaeology in Wales

  • 65 Want to know what GGAT have been doing over the past twelve months? Now's your chance to find out!
    The GGAT Half-Yearly Review is online now.
    You can also view our past archive too.

  • 63 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

  • 63 Learn all about the exciting finds and features discovered after the recent storms.
    Visit the Arfordir Facebook page to keep up to date.

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


    Visit the Archwilio website
  • 2 Looking to hire an archaeologist or simply want to know more about the largest commercial archaeological organisation based in Wales.


    Visit our Commercial Services pages
  • 3 Travel through time on our 'Timeline' and discover some of the many projects that GGAT have undertaken.

What's new

The GGAT Half-Yearly Review is online now. HYR 2013 >>

Our Ynysfach microsite is online now! Watch the CGI animation, view the reconstruction drawings, and learn all about this important ironworks. Visit site >>

Read Discovery & Learning 2013

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