Banner image: Sombrero Island, Anguilla; Copyright: Dr Mike Pienkowski

The Anguilla Archaeological and Historical Society aims are to protect and preserve Anguilla's shared cultural heritage; document and record findings of archaeological or historical significance on Anguilla; encourage reports of discoveries or research of an archaeological or historical nature on Anguilla; encourage the passing of supportive legislation on Anguilla; do all such other things as will promote the aims of the society.

 Ancient carving in Fountains Cave (the red tape is simply to draw attention to the feature. Copyright: Dr Mike Pienkowski

Ancient carving in Fountains Cave (the red tape is simply to draw attention to the feature). Copyright: Dr Mike Pienkowski

The Society is made up of a group of dedicated volunteers. Current projects include the erection of signs at historical sites, planning for the Anguilla Museum project, identification of Anguilla shipwreck sites for future protection, and the recording of the historical events in Anguilla’s past.