Interior of the Garstang Museum of Archaeology

Facilities

Garstang Museum

Our Garstang Museum contains significant collections of coins, vases, inscriptions and figurines from important Classical sites such as Sparta and Dura-Europus. Collections are used for teaching, student projects and research.

Archaeology labs

Our state of the art archaeology labs include a new microscope laboratory and a palaeodiet laboratory for the analysis of skeletal remains of humans and animals.

Central teaching lab

You will have access to archaeological facilities in the award-winning Central Teaching Laboratories, including equipment and replica material for scientific analysis and our Flint-Knapping laboratory. 

Sydney Jones Library

The University’s Sydney Jones Library contains excellent collections of monographs and journals, a papyrological collection used in teaching and a number of specialist archives.