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The Science behind the Mary Rose

Discover the science behind the Mary Rose, from looking after the ship and her objects to uncovering her secrets.


The wreck of the Mary Rose isn’t just helping us understand Tudor times; it has also furthered knowledge that is helping with other historic wreck sites around the world.


Discover the story behind one of the largest conservation projects ever undertaken!

Research & Projects

The Mary Rose Trust supports a wide range of research projects to further understanding of underwater archaeology and the conservation of artefacts

Collections Blog

Catch up on what our collections team are doing with our monthly collections blog.

Mary Rose Archaeological Services

Mary Rose Archaeological Services Ltd [MRAS] is a contracting company wholly owned by the Mary Rose Trust. The Trust has 30 years of unrivalled expertise in the conservation of waterlogged organic artefacts.