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Dr Penny Wilson, Associate Professor, Department of Archaeology, Durham University
Little Dragons, our group for children under 5 and their families, offers in-person sessions at the Oriental Museum. Booking essental.
The ancient cities and monuments of the Taxila Valley form a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Pakistan. The focus of excavations by the British archaeologist, Sir John Marshall in the early 20th century, these investigations were recorded in a detailed photographic archive.
Pioneering archaeologist Dame Kathleen Kenyon (1906-1978) excavated at the site of Ancient Jericho and established it as one of the oldest cities in the world.