In supporting the excavations at Manglisi, attendees will be instructed to a British professional standard by our friendly, approachable and knowledgeable specialist team. You will have the opportunity to participate in all activities, but full courses in environmental sampling, human osteoarchaeology and artefact studies are offered. No formal credits are offered but each participant will have the opportunity to complete a skills passport.

What's Included

  • Transfers to and from Tbilisi (flights not included)
  • Accommodation
  • All meals
  • Training courses
  • Special lectures and talks
  • Evening entertainment
  • Welcome pack


  • Excavation and recording techniques
  • Environmental sampling and processing
  • Finds processing (Osteological short-course subject to numbers)
  • Archaeological survey (including GIS mapping and digitization of archaeological drawings)
  • Geophysical survey

Dates & Costs

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic it is with great regret that we have cancelled our fieldwork at Manglisi in 2021. We will shortly post information regarding the 2022 season.

  • 1 week = £795
  • 2 weeks = £1495
  • 4 weeks = £2795

The Manglisi Project is a great opportunity to participate across a wide range of excavations and internal mini projects covering many archaeological periods

Due to the uncertainty of the current worldwide Covid-19 pandemic, Past to Present Archaeology has cancelled the 2021 field season at Manglisi. We will shortly update the website with details for summer 2022.