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Ulster Archaeological Society

Monthly lectures are held at Queen's University Belfast and cover a wide range of archaeological and related topics. All lectures are held at 7.30pm in the Main Lecture Theatre in the School of Natural and Built Environment, Elmwood Building in Elmwood Avenue.  Admission is free and all are welcome.



2020 Lecture Programme


Please note: All UAS activities are postponed until COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted following government advice. Our statement is here -  


While monthly lectures are postponed, check our YouTube channel for digital lectures - 


Monday 20 January           

Who was buried there? Funerary practices and selection in late Neolithic burial sites in Southern France

Dr Melie Le Roy

Monday 24 February


Followed by three short talks

Monday 30 March

Recent Remote Sensing in Co. Down

David Criag
Irish Sights

Monday 27 April


Dr Gill Almond

Monday 18 May      

Irish Hut Urns Reassessed

Dr David Bell

Monday 28 September

Long Before Brexit: Neolithic, Chalcolithic and Early Bronze Age mobility in Britain and Ireland

Dr Alison Sheridan
National Museums Soctland

Monday 26 October

Everything Old is New (again)

Dr Roseanne Schot
The Discovery Programme

6-7 November

Annual Conference Discovery 2020!

Monday 14 December

The Earl of Sussex's Campaigns in Ulster in 1556 and 1557: A Glimpse of the Gaelic Landscape

Tom McErlean
Ulster University