About the BAA

Bringing together architecture, art and archaeology since 1843.

The British Archaeological Association was founded to promote the study of archaeology, art and architecture and the preservation of our national antiquities. It encourages original research and publishes new work on the history of architecture, art and antiquities of Roman to post-medieval date. Learn more

As a result of the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), the Society of Antiquaries has closed to the public. The Association’s lectures on 1st April and 6th May have been cancelled. The Association’s forthcoming conferences in Hildesheim (April) and Chichester (June) have also been postponed.

Upcoming events

Next Lecture 7 Oct 2020 The Fabric Accounts of St Stephen’s Chapel, Westminster
Next Conference 20 Apr 2021 The Year 1000 in Romanesque Art and Architecture

New & updated publications