About the Festival of Archaeology

Co-ordinated by the Council for British Archaeology, the 2015 Festival offered hundreds of events nationwide, organised by museums, heritage organisations, national and country parks, universities, local societies, and community archaeologists.

The 26th Festival of Archaeology will take place between the 16 - 31 July 2016.

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What's on

South East | Kent
Tue 21st Jun 2016
Knole Late
To celebrate 'A Midsummer's Night' Knole will stay open late to visitors for one evening, with free entry for all and free activities and entertainment inspired by the Shakespearean [Read more]
South East | Kent
Mon 25th Jul 2016
East | Cambridgeshire
Fri 22nd Jul 2016

Twitter feed

1 week 13 hours ago
Great review of Festival events in Winchester!... https://t.co/Sbqci1Vp6w
2 weeks 4 days ago
Congratulations to the Young Archaeologists Club (YAC) in Colchester! They have won an award of £1,800 from Essex... https://t.co/k0GOgveR0B
2 weeks 5 days ago
Guided tour and a cream tea! Perfect! Guided tour of Shilstone House and garden, Modbury, Devon Nestled... https://t.co/UrxfDmxOqn
2 weeks 5 days ago
Great events coming in for the Festival - this one look fantastic! UnstFest 2016 Located just beyond mainland... https://t.co/5dV1ZByL8X
2 weeks 5 days ago
Great events coming in for the Festival - this one look fantastic! UnstFest 2016 Located just beyond mainland... https://t.co/PwoyQ5Bx5e
2 weeks 5 days ago
Great events coming in for the Festival - this one look fantastic! UnstFest 2016 Located just beyond mainland... https://t.co/XLQEO1ViGj
3 weeks 13 hours ago
The 2016 Richard Hall Symposium. Lost Landscapes AD 400-1100 https://t.co/TamgOzwIBB https://t.co/9mQaTMgwzJ

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