About the Festival of Archaeology

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

East Midlands | Derbyshire
Various dates (see below)
Dig & bone show
Family activity where children dig in a trench to excavate Ice Age archaeology. Find out what Ice Age people and animals left behind, dig for bones and tools and see if you can... [Read more]
South East | East Sussex
Sat 19th Jul 2014
London | City of London
Wed 16th Jul 2014
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Fri 18th Jul 2014
London | Greater London
Thu 17th Jul 2014

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3 days 20 hours ago
Watch out for lots of exciting archaeological events in Scotland in 2015! http://t.co/wUZvqbtUpt http://t.co/5KHnwTC7nU
3 days 20 hours ago
Happy Christmas to all our fabulous Festival friends! — feeling festive
1 week 5 days ago
Nearly finished cleaning up the massive Festival database! Hurrah! Will be sending out registration forms in the... http://t.co/VPlLVUGqPf
3 weeks 3 days ago
5 December: free CBA training for those interested in widening access to the historic environment http://t.co/BbQqBLGnhF
3 weeks 5 days ago
1 month 1 week ago
RT @ArchLlyn: What events / talks would you like for @FestivalofArch 2015.
1 month 1 week ago
Registration for the Festival of Archaeology 2015 opens in January! http://t.co/v9prhoOqZr

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