Current World Archaeology

Archived since Issue 1 Complete Archive Bi-monthly
126 issues
Travel the globe with Current World Archaeology, the magazine that brings you up-to-date with the latest archaeological discoveries: from the earliest emergence of humans, right up to yesterday, spanning the world from Classical Greece and Rome, through Egypt, Mesopotamia and the Near East, into Asia, the Far East and beyond.

Explore sites – and sights – through our exclusive features and eye-popping photography. We bring you the stories from the archaeologists themselves, so you learn first-hand from the experts about the latest finds and most up-to-date research. Discover the what, where, when and why from the people doing the digging, and see for yourself the glorious locations of their exciting excavations. 

Let Current World Archaeology take you on a journey around the world in our vibrant travel section. We give you an insight into exclusive locations on every continent: from the Mayan jungle to the Siberian tundra, from the Greek Archipelago to the Easter Island enigma – we venture off the beaten track to bring you the hidden histories others miss. 

Now you can enjoy Current World Archaeology magazine wherever you are, home or away, with our digital subscription. Take us with you on your own adventures, and have access to decades of the latest ground-breaking archaeological research and inspiring travel features at your fingertips, any time of day or night.

Latest issue
  • Pompeii: the biggest dig in a generation
  • AI and archaeology: reconstructing ancient landscapes
  • Creatures of the Nile: what animals did for ancient Egypt
  • Seeking Bluetooth’s kingdom: a journey through Viking Denmark
  • Ghana: digging Christiansborg Castle
  • South America: monumental rock art
Plus: news, reviews, museum, opinion columns, object lesson, and much more!

Subjects: Archaeology, Current, History

Want a taster of Current World Archaeology’s content? Sign up here to New Issue Notifications to receive email alerts each time a new issue is published, alongside its editorial highlights.

Includes web, iOS and Android access via Exact Editions apps.
Full refund within 30 days if you're not completely satisfied.
Please note: you are buying an online subscription - we don’t send printed copies through the post and access to this content is only granted throughout the subscription lifetime.

  • First Issue: Issue 1
  • Latest Issue: Issue 126
  • Issue Count: 126
  • Published: Bi-monthly
  • ISSN: 2514-3956