About the Festival of Archaeology

Co-ordinated by the Council for British Archaeology, the 2014 Festival offered over 1,000 events nationwide, organised by museums, heritage organisations, national and country parks, universities, local societies, and community archaeologists.

We are now getting excited about our 25th anniversary this year! The 25th Festival of Archaeology will take place between the 11th - 26th July 2015 and registration is now open!

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What's on

London | City of London
Sat 18th Jul 2015
COLAS at the Museum of London
The City of London Archaeological Society (COLAS) will be at the Museum of London on Saturday, 18 July 2015, for this year's Festival of Archaeology. We will be offering costumes... [Read more]
North East | County Durham
Sat 11th Jul 2015 - Sun 26th Jul 2015
South West | Dorset
Thu 23rd Jul 2015
South East | Essex
Sat 18th Jul 2015

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