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

South West | Cornwall
Sun 19th Jul 2015
Tywardreath Priory project
Come and visit our interactive exhibition focusing on recording the history and excavation of a Benedictine priory in Cornwall. We are keen to see archaeological and historical... [Read more]
Wales | Ceredigion
Wed 15th Jul 2015
South West | Dorset
Sun 12th Jul 2015
Wales | Gwynedd
Sat 11th Jul 2015 - Sun 12th Jul 2015

Twitter feed

4 days 10 hours ago
Another Festival event! Take part in Bringing History Alive at St. Mary's Church, Rickinghall Inferior on 11th... http://t.co/7158GzY2vg
5 days 10 hours ago
The Young Archaeologist's Club will be hosting several events during the Festival this year, including a day of... http://t.co/mXBfKCGVlM
5 days 12 hours ago
RT @CotswoldArch: Our event 25 July with @CoriniumMuseum is now live on @FestivalofArch website. Lots more #archaeology fun too! http://t.c…
6 days 10 hours ago
The Festival of Archaeology 2015 has some brilliant opportunities to learn more from the experts about... http://t.co/qubOGS7GOf
1 week 10 hours ago
A couple of great archaeology events planned at Priest's House Museum and Garden in Wimborne in July! Become an... http://t.co/O4LOC00b3Y
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Let your mini architect run wild with Cadw's Lego workshops http://t.co/eMZ82PJjaI

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