Welcome to Warwickshire Museum’s Take the Timetrail website.

Here you can access information about your heritage. Search through our database of known archaeological sites and finds to learn what has been discovered in your neighbourhood.

Access online exhibitions created by the HER and take the opportunity to tell us about your archaeological discoveries using our online form.

Events & Activities

The HER occasionally organises heritage events across Warwickshire. If you are interested in learning more about these events or have an idea about what you would like us to do please contact the Historic Environment Record Manager.

Get the latest news

Visit the Warwickshire Historic Environment Record blog to get the latest news on the county's heritage.


BAJR Best Online HER Website Award

Heritage Lottery Fund sponsor Warwickshire Historic Environment Records

Archaeological Site of the Month

Site of the Month

The Church of St John the Baptist in the Wilderness, which was of Medieval origin, has been completely rebuilt in recent years. It is situated in Upper Shuckburgh.

Click here to find out more.


Visit our online exhibitions to learn more about the archaeology of Warwickshire.

Delve into the history of the county through sources held by the HER.

Timetrail Comics

Buried Under Bidford Comic - Warwickshire Timetrail Gunpowder Plot Comic - Warwickshire Timetrail

Download one of our archaeological comics to learn more about Warwickshire's Past (2.8MB in size).

Search the Time Trail

Warwickshire Historic Environment Records Search

Have you ever wondered what archaeological discoveries have been made in your local area?

Do you know whether your home is near a Bronze Age burial site or a deserted village?

For answers to these questions and more search the online Historic Environment Record.

Discovery Zone

Warwickshire Historic Enviroment Records Discovery Zone

Test your skills as an archaeologist. Enter the discovery zone and solve the four quizzes introduced to you by our friendly archaeologist.