Come and “meet” rarely-seen objects

Come and “meet” rarely-seen objects -›

Rarely-seen objects and documents will be on display as part of an exciting new series called ‘Meet the Collections’, which is being launched by Jersey Heritage this month....

Excavations restart at La Cotte

Excavations restart at La Cotte -›

Archaeologists return to La Cotte de St Brelade at Ouaisné next week to restart excavations and begin an exciting new phase of discovery at the iconic Ice Age site....

New apple quilt project is launched

New apple quilt project is launched -›

Islanders of all ages are being invited to take part in a new community initiative to create an apple-themed quilt in celebration of Jersey’s rich heritage of growing apples and making cider....

La Cotte: help us to uncover its story

La Cotte: help us to uncover its story -›

A new fundraising campaign is raising money to enable archaeologists to return to one of the most important and iconic Ice Age sites in Europe - La Cotte de St Brelade at Ouaisné. ...

Jersey faces 100-year records backlog

Jersey faces 100-year records backlog -›

The Government of Jersey has been criticised by an independent panel for failing to properly protect records and for causing ‘unacceptable’ delays to access to public documents. ...

Longhouse shortlisted for award

Longhouse shortlisted for award -›

The Neolithic Longhouse at La Hougue Bie ­– a new attraction for visitors to the site and educational resource for schoolchildren – has been shortlisted for a prestigious Association of Heritage Inter...

Hawksford Castle Chase 2019

Hawksford Castle Chase 2019 -›

Jersey’s only lunchtime beach trail run is back. Now in its third year, the Hawksford Castle Chase 2019 will take place on Thursday, 26 September between 12pm-1.15pm. The annual event raises money for...

Public asked to help protect ancient dolmens

Public asked to help protect ancient dolmens -›

The Island’s heritage organisations have joined forces to appeal for the public’s help to protect Jersey’s ancient dolmen sites. It follows serious damage to La Hougue de Vinde at Noirmont, where a ma...

Jersey Collection on display in America

Jersey Collection on display in America -›

An exhibition that includes 21 original Claude Cahun images from Jersey has opened at the Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM) in San Francisco. Photo by Gary Sexton Photography...

Historic environment resurvey results

Historic environment resurvey results -›

Just over 4,000 historical sites in Jersey are being safeguarded for the future following a major resurvey of the Island’s buildings and places. The resurvey was carried out between 2010 and 2017 and...

Popular Archive talks focus on women

Popular Archive talks focus on women -›

Jersey Heritage’s popular ‘What Your Street’s Story?’ series of talks will be renamed ‘What’s Her Street’s Story’ in 2019, to celebrate 100 years of women’s suffrage in the Island....

Free Memory Box App Launched

Free Memory Box App Launched -›

A new app designed to help older Islanders reconnect with their memories has been launched by Jersey Heritage with support from Channel Islands Lottery and the Association of Jersey Charities....

More staff needed for Jersey Archive

More staff needed for Jersey Archive -›

Jersey Archive has highlighted the need for additional staff, if the Island is to continue meeting its obligations under laws such as Freedom of Information (FOI) and the new European General Data Pro...

Coin hoard starts tour of parishes

Coin hoard starts tour of parishes -›

Ancient coins from Jersey’s world-famous Celtic coin hoard will be making their way around the Island as part of a special pop-up exhibition. The touring exhibition, which is kindly supported by Benes...

Access for All

Access for All -›

We are offering some special tours at Jersey Museum on Thursday 20 September as part of the Parish of St Helier’s Access for All event...

Summer internship

Summer internship -›

Jersey Heritage is partnering with Young Arts Jersey to offer a summer internship during the week of 30 July to 3 August. ...

Syvret House Renovation

Syvret House Renovation -›

Syvret House at Hamptonne Country Life Museum has recently undergone a major refurbishment and, thanks to the involvement of many members of the community, will now provide a unique window into rural ...

Experts welcome steps to protect key site

Experts welcome steps to protect key site -›

Experts in the Neanderthal period have welcomed steps taken to protect the internationally important archaeological site of La Cotte de St. Brelade. A project co-ordinated by Jersey Heritage has begu...

Hi-tech solution to Ice Age challenge

Hi-tech solution to Ice Age challenge -›

As work begins on stabilising the rock face and constructing a gabion wall across the seaward entrance to the cave, Jersey Heritage is using state-of-the-art technology to create ‘virtual’ access to t...


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