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

East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sun 13th Jul 2014
The Triumph of Rome
Fun for all the family! Get the kids to load a barbarian warrior queen with chains and lead her through the streets of Rome, meet the Emperor of Rome - who should arrive by chariot!... [Read more]
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Tue 15th Jul 2014
South East | Oxfordshire
Sat 12th Jul 2014
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Fri 11th Jul 2014
Wales | Gwynedd
Sat 12th Jul 2014 - Sun 27th Jul 2014

Twitter feed

1 month 23 hours ago
RT @RadioWarks: Peter Thompson Senior Archaeologist at St Johns dig Warwick http://t.co/XkXhdXiGnp @RuairiTheFawn @FestivalofArch http://t.…
1 month 1 day ago
RT @CotswoldArch: News item from the public and press day for The London, Southend, A lovely day! #LondonWreck1665 @FestivalofArch http:…
1 month 2 days 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 days ago
Lots of summer events happening at English Heritage sites nationwide!... http://t.co/JkmIZcJQFV
1 month 2 days ago
RT @Fulham_Palace: Ever thought about a museum career?Applications open for Museum Pathways trainee with @britishmuseum @heritagelottery ht…
1 month 2 days ago
Great pics taken at 'Do it Archaeology Day' at Butser Ancient Farm last week!
1 month 3 days ago
RT @IWM_Centenary: #EventOfTheDay – ‘Ordinary Canadians in Extraordinary Times’ @CanWarMuseum http://t.co/Xs2MNPIbE0 #WW1 #WW1Centenary

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