Extending from Flamborough Head to Skegness and covering the tidal reaches of the Humber, we work with local communities to explore the area’s  rich archaeological, historical and natural heritage - from Palaeolithic landscapes, through Bronze Age forests to the industrial growth of the 18th and 19th centuries.

Upcoming Events

CITiZAN archaeologists are hosting events up and down the country. Check out our upcoming events.

CITiZAN Recording App Training- Flamborough

Join CITiZAN North for an introduction to coastal archaeology and recording archaeological features with the CITiZAN recording app....

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  • 11/12/2021
  • noon

CITiZAN Conference: Connecting Coastal Heritage, Communities and Climate Change

This conference explores the opportunities and challenges of understanding climate change and the impact that this has on our coastal heritage and on the communities who live here,...

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  • 05/03/2022
  • 9:30 a.m.

Latest Blogs

Find out what the team, our partners and volunteers have been up to in your area in our blogs

Flamborough Old Lighthouse: Lighting the way since the 1600s

In this blog we’ll be taking a quick look at one of the Humber Discovery Programme’s most unique maritime buildings....

  • By Chris Kolonko
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  • 20/11/2021

Robin Hoods Bay; smuggling, ghosts and Listed fish.

Smuggling in the 18th century was a profitable yet extremely risky pastime associated with many coastal villages around Britain. However, is there still evidence of past smugglers...

  • By Hannah Thompson
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  • 13/11/2021

How can we tackle climate change?

As the world focuses on Glasgow and the COP26 summit, CITiZAN examines five crucial ways that coastal and intertidal archaeology can play in helping to shape climate change action....

  • By CITiZAN
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  • 01/11/2021

Our Resources

Take a look at this useful set of resources for intrepid foreshore explorers and surveyors.