Frequently Asked Questions
- Learning Outside the Classroom Manifesto
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- Roman Religion in Londinium
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- Frequently Asked Questions
- What is archaeology?
- What kind of things do archaeologists do?
- How do archaeologists know where to look?
- Why did people in the past live underground?
- How can archaeologists tell how old things are?
- What is stratigraphy?
- Why do archaeologists dig?
- What tools do archaeologists use?
- Do archaeologists dig up dinosaurs?
- Do archaeologists dig up a lot of treasure?
- What happens to all the stuff archaeologists find? Are they allowed to keep anything?
- Why is archaeological work being done at Prescot Street?
- How do I become an archaeologist?
- Why do environmental archaeologists look at dirt?
- What happens to the things you find?