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.

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What's on

South West | Gloucestershire
Mon 14th Jul 2014 - Sun 27th Jul 2014
Festival fun at Chedworth Roman Villa
Have you ever wished to be an archaeologist? Here is your chance to find out what it could be like. Hands-on activities, including identifying archaeological finds, archaeological... [Read more]
North West | Merseyside
Wed 16th Jul 2014
South West | Wiltshire
Various dates (see below)
South West | Cornwall
Sun 13th Jul 2014

Twitter feed

2 weeks 19 hours ago
Get your bunting ready! The 25th Festival of Archaeology will run from 11 - 26 July 2015! :)
2 weeks 1 day ago
NEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY INTRODUCES Hadrian’s Wall: Life on the Roman Frontier A free online course starting on 22... http://t.co/OJUpjMOZFS
1 month 2 weeks ago
RT @RadioWarks: Peter Thompson Senior Archaeologist at St Johns dig Warwick http://t.co/XkXhdXiGnp @RuairiTheFawn @FestivalofArch http://t.…
1 month 2 weeks ago
RT @CotswoldArch: News item from the public and press day for The London, Southend, A lovely day! #LondonWreck1665 @FestivalofArch http:…
1 month 2 weeks ago
Whitworth Park: pleasure, play and politics: Explore how the role of Whitworth Park has changed over time. A... http://t.co/ue9iJvODQJ
1 month 2 weeks ago
Lots of summer events happening at English Heritage sites nationwide!... http://t.co/JkmIZcJQFV
1 month 2 weeks ago
RT @Fulham_Palace: Ever thought about a museum career?Applications open for Museum Pathways trainee with @britishmuseum @heritagelottery ht…

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