Prehistory in all its forms in one place!

The Discovery

Flint lover, curious about the evolution of the human lineage, lover of prehistoric art or just a lucky person who stumbled upon this place, welcome to Prehistory Travel!

Prehistory travel is two prehistoric women who have decided to join forces to put an end to preconceived ideas about prehistory and share their passion with a wide audience. Whether you are a neophyte or an archaeologist, whether you are 8 or 88 years old, whether you are a seasoned reader or prefer to listen to a podcast by the fire, we will do our utmost to interest you and help you discover the fascinating human history. Indeed, we have tried to diversify our formats as much as possible so that everyone can discover prehistory in the way that best suits them. Articles, blogs, videos, podcasts, interventions in schools or online courses, you will find flint to your hand! Prehistory Travel also travels to make your events unique! Company animations, birthdays or bachelorette parties, let Prehistory surprise you with Prehistory.

You may be surprised to find a few articles about events that took place before prehistoric times. These are present simply to allow you to better apprehend in what the Prehistory is registered. Because in fact … the history of life does not begin with us!

Now that the context is a little clearer, it’s time to search … the site!

The Dig
The Dig

On this site, you will find information on everything related to Prehistory: paleoanthropology, history of the Hominins, geology, lithic industry, parietal art, geology, paleoenvironments and more! Let yourself be guided through this prehistoric journey. Nevertheless, before starting to excavate a site (internet or archaeological 😉 ), it is often useful to understand how it works (#stratigraphy).

We have a wide range of materials and offers to familiarize you with prehistory. From free videos, articles and podcasts to a fully customized in-home event, you’re bound to find something here.

Our little mammothThe search engine is present throughout the site, at the bottom of the page, and can help you if you are lost in your navigation. You can also contact us by email or on our social networks if a question remains unanswered or if you want us submit a topic.


Here you can find our videos, podcasts and scientific news related to Prehistory. Find us also on our social networks!

School interventions

We offer pedagogical interventions and workshops adapted to the desired programs and levels, from 8 years old (primary, secondary and high schools).

Online courses

Find a wide range of online courses on different topics: prehistoric art, history of prehistory, paleoanthropology, paleogenetics and Quaternary...

Deepening the research

You can find all our articles classified in different themes on our blog.


The Paranthropes

Paranthropus, sometimes called robust Australopithecus, comprises three species: Paranthropus aethiopicus, Paranthropus boisei and Paranthropus robustus. Their period of existence ranges from 2.98-2.87 to 1.3 million years.

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Prehistoric dating methods

Ever since the emergence of prehistoric archaeology as a discipline, the question of dating artefacts and sites has arisen. Indeed, dating, whether absolute or relative, is absolutely essential in order to interpret data from the object discovered.

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News 3 – Was the Shanidar Neanderthal really buried on a bed of flowers?

Chris O. Hunt et al, “Shanidar and his flowers? Reflections on the palynology of the Neanderthal ‘Flower Burial’ hypothesis”, Journal of Archaeological Science, 159 (2023). The Shanidar site is well known in prehistory, being one of the earliest sites where Neanderthal burials have been unearthed, raising questions about possible symbolic practices on the part of Neanderthal Man. One particular

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Prehistory is also on Youtube
Prehistory is also on Youtube

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