Our area stretches across the estuary of the Mersey from the River Ribble in the north to the River Dee in the south. We work with local groups to explore fascinating archaeological remains, ranging from prehistoric footprints and submerged woodlands to evidence of the regions rich maritime history.

Low Tide Trails

Liverpool-A virtual look at the archaeology and history of Liverpool's Albert Dock.

New Brighton-A virtual tour of New Brighton's fascinating development.

Upcoming Events

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

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Latest Blogs

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

The vanishing archaeology of early aviation on the Liverpool Bay coast

Ever since the Wright brothers made their famous flight in North Carolina, aviators have been taking of and landing from the beaches north of Liverpool. Much of this activity leave...

  • By Andy Sherman
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  • 01/07/2021

CITiZAN Launches Reports & Research Outputs Map

CITiZAN launches a new map presenting digital research outputs browseable by location. These include reports, blogs, low tide trails & digital exhibitions. ...

  • By Lawrence Northall
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  • 27/04/2021

The Winter Webinars

For those that missed them this is the one-stop shop for a solid 6hrs of coastal archaeological content. ...

  • By Grant Bettinson
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  • 02/02/2021

Our Resources

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