About the Festival of Archaeology

The Festival of Archaeology 2014 runs from 12-27 July! Co-ordinated by the Council for British Archaeology, the Festival offers over 1,000 events nationwide, organised by museums, heritage organisations, national and country parks, universities, local societies, and community archaeologists.

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What's on

East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sat 26th Jul 2014 - Sun 27th Jul 2014
Charnwood Roots - dig Anstey
Over the final weekend of the Festival of Archaeology, we will be digging 30 test pits around the village of Anstey in Charnwood Forest, Leicestershire. The early history of Anstey... [Read more]
South East | Oxfordshire
Sun 13th Jul 2014
East Midlands
Thu 17th Jul 2014 - Sun 20th Jul 2014
South East | West Sussex
Tue 22nd Jul 2014 - Fri 1st Aug 2014
North East | Tyne and Wear
Tue 22nd Jul 2014

Twitter feed

9 hours 11 min ago
Whitworth Park: pleasure, play and politics: Explore how the role of Whitworth Park has changed over time. A... http://t.co/ue9iJvODQJ
9 hours 12 min ago
Lots of summer events happening at English Heritage sites nationwide!... http://t.co/JkmIZcJQFV
10 hours 26 sec ago
RT @Fulham_Palace: Ever thought about a museum career?Applications open for Museum Pathways trainee with @britishmuseum @heritagelottery ht…
13 hours 51 min ago
Great pics taken at 'Do it Archaeology Day' at Butser Ancient Farm last week!
14 hours 45 min ago
RT @IWM_Centenary: #EventOfTheDay – ‘Ordinary Canadians in Extraordinary Times’ @CanWarMuseum http://t.co/Xs2MNPIbE0 #WW1 #WW1Centenary
15 hours 19 min ago
RT @archaeologyuk: @FestivalofArch photo comp closes Fri! <16s prize £90 Camera, 17+ could feature in BA mag email prizes@yac-uk.org http:/…
15 hours 19 min ago
RT @archaeologyuk: @FestivalofArch photo comp closes Fri! <16s prize £90 Camera, 17+ could feature in BA mag email prizes@yac-uk.org http:/…

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