University of Liverpool Department of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology

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Coordinates: 53°24′08″N 2°57′52″W / 53.4023°N 2.9645°W / 53.4023; -2.9645

University of Liverpool The School of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology
Established Incorporated 1881
Type Public school
Location Liverpool, England, UK
Campus Urban
Affiliations University of Liverpool
Website Official website

The University of Liverpool School of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology (also known as the SACE) is an internationally recognised centre for research in Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology with 40 members of staff and over 400 students.




The trend towards increased specialisation and the subsequent expansion in clinical training has led to the development of Liverpool's three main ** :

The Garstang Museum of Archaeology[edit]

This building is located in Abercrombie Square.[1]

Centre for Manx Studies[edit]

Stable isotope laboratory[edit]

Lithics laboratory[edit]

Finds processing & sample preparation laboratory[edit]

Trace element chemistry laboratory[edit]

Conservation laboratory[edit]

Geomagnetism laboratory[edit]

Archaeology library[edit]

Postgraduate Student Computing Facilities[edit]

Society of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology[edit]

As of 2011, the Society of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology Society (SACE) is the official student society of the department of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology. They organise many social, extra-curricular and charitable events throughout the year.


The faculty provides undergraduate and postgraduate courses in .



Liverpool offers a range of master's degrees that cover hominid evolution, European prehistory, the archaeology and writing of the ancient Near East and Egypt, the history and archaeology of Greece and Rome, Greek and Latin languages and archaeological sciences and theory. Master's degrees by title: Ancient History MA, Archaeology MA, Archaeology MSc Palaeo-anthropology MSc, Classics MA, Egyptology MA, Manx Studies MA and Eighteenth-Century Worlds MA.


British School at Athens

British School at Rome

Notable alumni[edit]

Diarmaid MacCulloch

Stella Rimington


  1. ^ "Campus Map" (PDF). Retrieved 2014-02-07. 
  • Albright, William Foxwell. "John Garstang in Memoriam", Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research, No. 144. (Dec., 1956), pp. 7–8.

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