Call for Papers

6th Metaaltijdendag: the end of prehistory – 5 oktober 2018

On Friday 5th October the Stichting voor Metaaltijdenonderzoek Nederland will host the sixth Metaaltijdendag at the Cultural Heritage Agency in Amersfoort (Smallepad 5). The conference aims to bring together everybody who is interested in the late prehistoric societies in the Netherlands. During the morning session several papers will be presented concerning this year’s theme: the end of the Iron Age/ start of the Roman period (100 BC – 100 AD). Subjects are warfare, cult places and changing settlement patterns, amongst others.

After lunch papers can be presented on alternative subjects concerning the Bronze and Iron Age. Please send your proposal for a presentation for this afternoon session to or use the contact form on our website.

On the website more information can be found about the Stichting Metaaltijdenonderzoek Nederland and the publication of the proceedings of last year’s lustrum.


Registration for the Metaaltijdendag starts August 2018.

Your registration won’t be finalised until we’ve received your payment.

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ARCHON member?

ARCHON-members can get a refund through ARCHON. Please contact Archon beforehand. You do need to register as usual and pay for the conference yourself.

Turn up at the door?

It’s possible, but there’s a chance we’re sold out. You also need to be able to pay cash at the door.