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

Wales | Powys
Sat 25th Jul 2015
Family archaeology day at Beacon Ring
The life and history of the magnificent Beacon Ring hillfort will be revealed during this exciting family archaeology day though hands-on activities, games, storytelling sessions... [Read more]
London | Greater London
Sun 19th Jul 2015
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Various dates (see below)
East Midlands | Derbyshire
Thu 16th Jul 2015
Wales | Denbighshire
Sat 25th Jul 2015 - Wed 25th Mar 2015

Twitter feed

15 hours 24 min ago
RT @rcahms: Search the new @welovehistory database of Scottish objects spanning 2,000 years http://t.co/l9Khf05HIe http://t.co/lyNyiP9sSG
15 hours 25 min ago
RT @Culture24: "Blockbuster" display to tell tales of Roman cavalry along Hadrian's Wall sites: http://t.co/5LoAyyD1ev @twarchives http://t…
15 hours 43 min ago
Festival organisers! Please send us any hi-res photos that we can use for our Festival publicity to festival@archaeologyuk.org Thank you!
15 hours 44 min ago
Woking Palace event coming soon! http://t.co/4kD5IKq89G http://t.co/fTlmI4d7mZ
2 days 10 hours ago
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2 days 13 hours ago
Great Castle building! http://t.co/CrU8bNBLJD Also... http://t.co/8Sq3Fswc9O
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Great Castle building! http://t.co/CrU8bNBLJD Also... http://t.co/a3QILQHpkS

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