About the Festival of Archaeology

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

The 25th Festival of Archaeology will run from the 11th - 26th July 2015!

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What's on

West Midlands | Staffordshire
Thu 24th Jul 2014
Patterns of the past!
Bookable workshop on an archaeological theme for children aged 7 and over. £3 per child, per workshop. Advanced booking [Read more]
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Various dates (see below)
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Sat 12th Jul 2014
South West | Dorset
Tue 22nd Jul 2014

Twitter feed

8 hours 36 min ago
Back from a brilliant CBA Members trip to Suffolk!
9 hours 9 sec ago
ASPECTS OF PRE-HISTORY IN SOUTH-EAST ENGLAND, a tribute to the late Professor Peter Drewett. Saturday 1st... http://t.co/DgvPkObIY5
6 days 14 hours ago
Tomorrow is International Archaeology Day! Have a look at the ArchaeoMadness competition!... http://t.co/kLujYnmqiw
1 week 6 days ago
Ongoing tours at Union Chapel, London, due to their popularity during the Festival of Archaeology! Further... http://t.co/3TIXnbm0Sj
2 weeks 1 day ago
Hello Festival organisers! It is the 25th Festival of Archaeology next year! What shall we do to celebrate? Who... http://t.co/wKBOAZZhYe
3 weeks 13 hours ago
Walt Whitman?
3 weeks 13 hours ago
RT @NTS_archaeology: @FestivalofArch Obviously: The archaeologist's spade delves into dwellings vacancied long ago, -W.H. Auden #Archaeolo

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