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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South West | Dorset
Sat 12th Jul 2014
Stonehenge: new discoveries
A lecture by Professor Mike Parker Pearson, who led the Stonehenge Riverside Project, on the new discoveries at Stonehenge. Professor Parker Pearson has appeared in the National... [Read more]
North East | Northumberland
Sun 27th Jul 2014
South West | City of Bristol
Sat 12th Jul 2014
East Midlands | Lincolnshire
Thu 17th Jul 2014
East Midlands | Leicestershire

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5 days 11 hours ago
RT @CarmsMuseums: Great meeting @TheEgyptCentre @histassoc today. Planning our Egyptian Extravaganza for @FestivalofArch 2015. Tidy.
5 days 12 hours ago
Welcome back to the Mendip Hills Festival of Archaeology! :) For the 5th year, the Wells and Mendip Museum will... http://t.co/2vYkEzRQim
5 days 12 hours ago
RT @robhedge: Field Staff competing to bring me vintage advertising plaques: @rbradley85's 'Nestle's Swiss Milk' (Richest in Cream) http://…
5 days 12 hours ago
RT @CaradocPeters: A Great Western Railway boundary post exposed at low tide near Penzance http://t.co/FH4nM71hLX
5 days 12 hours ago
Making plans for this year's @FestivalofArch competition, following the excitment of last year's Knit Archaeology.

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