Do you want to join the excavations at Gorham’s?; Gibraltar Chronicle
A scheme aimed at involving the local public in the annual excavations at the Gorham’s Cave Complex UNESCO World Heritage Site was launched yesterday on World Heritage Day. This is the first time the general public are being invited to join the dig and eight places will be available.
The scheme aims to celebrate the first year of the complex as a World Heritage Site, and a member of the global community of special heritage places.
In all eight places are being offered to local residents wishing to participate on a voluntary basis in this year’s excavations which will run from 19 June to 18 August.
“No previous experience is required as volunteers will work under the direct supervision of specialists at all times.” said a spokesperson.