Welcome

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Update 05/01/2021

In line with Government guidelines, the Treasure Trove Unit will be unable to meet with finders until further notice. Finders must continue to report artefacts to treasuretrove@nms.ac.uk and staff will contact finders when meetings recommence.

Update 25/06/2020

Please find our latest guidance here:

Guidance on searching for archaeological finds in Scotland during COVID-19.

Please note that we are currently working from home and do not have access to our work phones. To get in contact, please e-mail us at treasuretrove@nms.ac.uk.


Contact us


For any inquiries relating to the Treasure Trove Unit, or if you have an archaeological object to report please don’t hesitate to get in touch. For TTU staff please see ‘People’.

Contact Emily Freeman or Ella Paul: TreasureTrove@nms.ac.uk

Telephone: 0131 247 4082/4025 Please note: phone access is currently extremely limited – please email at the address provided above. 

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