Everyone’s History: 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme and the Treasure Act
Museum of Archaeology, Durham: Dates: Nov 10, 2017 until May 28, 2018. This exhibition celebrates 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme and the Treasure Act and also the archaeology that is discovered everyday by the public.
20 years ago a unique programme began, its aim was to record archaeological artefacts found by the general public. Today over a million objects have been recorded and many important objects and sites discovered.