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.

The 25th Festival of Archaeology will run from the 11th - 26th July 2015!

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What's on

East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sat 26th Jul 2014
Hallaton Helmet
See and handle exciting new 3D prints of the Hallaton Helmet and cheek pieces. Try on Roman helmets and armour, make your own helmet to take home and have a go at designing a... [Read more]
East Midlands | Derbyshire
Fri 25th Jul 2014 - Sun 27th Jul 2014
East Midlands | Derbyshire
Various dates (see below)
South West | Dorset
Sun 13th Jul 2014

Twitter feed

1 day 19 hours ago
Back from a brilliant CBA Members trip to Suffolk!
1 day 20 hours ago
ASPECTS OF PRE-HISTORY IN SOUTH-EAST ENGLAND, a tribute to the late Professor Peter Drewett. Saturday 1st... http://t.co/DgvPkObIY5
1 week 1 day ago
Tomorrow is International Archaeology Day! Have a look at the ArchaeoMadness competition!... http://t.co/kLujYnmqiw
2 weeks 22 hours ago
Ongoing tours at Union Chapel, London, due to their popularity during the Festival of Archaeology! Further... http://t.co/3TIXnbm0Sj
2 weeks 2 days ago
Hello Festival organisers! It is the 25th Festival of Archaeology next year! What shall we do to celebrate? Who... http://t.co/wKBOAZZhYe
3 weeks 2 days ago
Walt Whitman?
3 weeks 2 days ago
RT @NTS_archaeology: @FestivalofArch Obviously: The archaeologist's spade delves into dwellings vacancied long ago, -W.H. Auden #Archaeolo

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