• Roman and Saxon Conference 5 May 2018
  • Society excavation at Abinger July 2017
  • Abinger Research Centre
  • SIHG images


We are the foremost charity supporting the study of the archaeology and history of the county of Surrey. We hold regular lectures and conferences, as well as publishing annual Collections and a regular Bulletin.

Find out more about us here.


PhD studentship funding: The Medieval Iron Industry in the Weald March 15, 2018

The University of Exeter, Wealden Iron Research Group and the Early Metals Research Trust are jointly funding a second three year PhD studentship, following the current successful collaboration, fo

Stop Press - Simon Esmonde Cleary to chair 'Shining a light on the 5th century AD' conference March 5, 2018

We are pleased to announce that Professor Simon Esmonde Cleary has kindly agreed to chair the forthcoming major conference on the Roman-Saxon transition 'Shining a light on the 5th

Book ONLINE for the major Roman/Saxon Conference in Ashtead in May 2018 February 5, 2018

We are holding a major conference at the Peace Memorial Hall in Ashtead about Roman and Saxon 5th Century Surrey on 5th May 2018. 

Woking Palace publication now out! January 20, 2018

Order the Woking Palace Publication from the Surrey Heritage online shop or write to or visit SCAU.


The Society has the best specialist archaeological library in the county, and holds a valuable archive of Surrey material.


The Society has several Special Interest Groups, specialising in certain periods or areas.


The Society publishes several regular journals as well as books about Surrey archaeology and history.


The Society encourages research into the history and archaeology of Surrey.