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

South East | Kent
Thu 23rd Jul 2015
Mudlarking and monitoring on the River Thames
Nathalie Cohen, a community archaeologist from the Thames Discovery Programme, joins us to talk about mudlarking and monitoring on the River Thames, including stories of fantastic... [Read more]
Wales | Cardiff
Sat 18th Jul 2015 - Mon 20th Jul 2015
Scotland | Highlands
Mon 13th Jul 2015 - Sat 18th Jul 2015
Wales | Swansea
Fri 25th Jul 2014
East Midlands | Lincolnshire
Sun 19th Jul 2015

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RT @ComptonVerney: Join artist @fayeclaridge in a talk, tour & tea on Kern Baby in the #CVGrounds. 16.06.15 http://t.co/F3PDTHHgu8 http://t…
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RT @NorwichCastle: We've got plenty on this week with #WhyTheLongFace - saddle up & join in the fun, whatever your age! (1/2) http://t.co/
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RT @YorkCastle: We have lots of great activities this #HalfTerm @YorkCastle find out more here: http://t.co/cYsIyuUlRF
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