PAL is a leading New England cultural resource management (CRM) firm. We offer services in the fields of archaeology and historic architectural survey, cemetery investigations, expert testimony, section 106, HABS/HAER, and state level documentation.

PAL’s outstanding reputation within the CRM industry springs from more than a quarter-century of high-quality performance in support of more than 3,000 development and planning projects. Our staff of more than 45 professional archaeologists, architectural historians, preservation planners, and support personnel is committed to providing clients with responsive service and expert advice in historic preservation.

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Featured Project

J.T. Berry Rehabilitation Center

PAL completed archaeological data recovery programs for five pre-contact Native American sites in North Reading, Massachusetts, in advance of a proposed project that included building a mixed business/residential development on an 87-acre parcel within the former John...

When Samuel Gorton came to the western shores of Narragansett Bay in 1642, it was already...

PAL is pleased to announce that our staff will be well-represented in a symposium on March...

Archaeology is not always about the oldest, coolest, or most mysterious- but sometimes it...