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

London | Greater London
Sun 19th Jul 2015
Ice Sunday at London Canal Museum
A rare opportunity for fit adults and older teenagers to descend into the ice wells on a guided tour, with an explanation of their history by a museum guide. The ice wells... [Read more]
London | Greater London
Sun 12th Jul 2015 - Sun 26th Jul 2015
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Sat 18th Jul 2015
South East | Kent
Various dates (see below)
South East
Fri 24th Jul 2015

Twitter feed

3 days 20 hours ago
The Festival is in the news already!... http://t.co/cyOo7YuUPD
3 days 23 hours ago
Exciting Egyptian event just in! Excavating Egypt - 12 July - 26 July Meet the teams that uncovered hidden... http://t.co/FoC3Tcpx2i
4 days 22 hours ago
Festival of Archaeology organisers! Downloadable posters and logos are now available!... http://t.co/frqcQMTxKk
5 days 23 hours ago
Festival events rolling in! Discover how archaeological 'finds' are identified and dated and find out about... http://t.co/TXvHSTjWx4
6 days 18 min ago
Click here to support Cadair Eisteddfod Pwllheli 1921 by Jamie Davies http://t.co/o2HACw0F9t
1 week 4 days ago
Who would like to sign up to a new crowdfunded community archaeology project exploring Roman Southwell? The dig... http://t.co/rtHFOJ0b1U

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