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

North West | Lancashire
Tue 21st Jul 2015 - Thu 23rd Jul 2015
Rapu Nui statues at Manchester Museum
Visit the Museum’s Making Monuments on Rapa Nui exhibition, and find out more about the monumental stone statues (or ‘moai’) of Rapa Nui (named Easter Island by European... [Read more]
South West | Cornwall
Sun 12th Jul 2015
Yorkshire and Humberside | West Yorkshire
Sat 18th Jul 2015
Yorkshire and Humberside | West Yorkshire
Thu 23rd Jul 2015

Twitter feed

1 week 1 day ago
Between 11th-12th July, come along to Bamburgh Castle's "Living History with St Cuthbert's Land". Bringing... http://t.co/6X4VyXODoh
1 week 3 days ago
Council for British Archaeology | Young Archaeologists’ Club wins EU prize for Cultural Heritage... http://t.co/QFZq5KJaOu
2 weeks 15 hours ago
Festival organisers! Festival PR date; register by 15 May for maximum PR!
3 weeks 6 days ago
Another Festival event! Take part in Bringing History Alive at St. Mary's Church, Rickinghall Inferior on 11th... http://t.co/7158GzY2vg
4 weeks 11 hours ago
The Young Archaeologist's Club will be hosting several events during the Festival this year, including a day of... http://t.co/mXBfKCGVlM
4 weeks 13 hours ago
RT @CotswoldArch: Our event 25 July with @CoriniumMuseum is now live on @FestivalofArch website. Lots more #archaeology fun too! http://t.c…
4 weeks 1 day ago
The Festival of Archaeology 2015 has some brilliant opportunities to learn more from the experts about... http://t.co/qubOGS7GOf

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