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

Wales | Pembrokeshire
Various dates (see below)
Celtic adventure
Return to the Iron Age with Merrin and find your inner Celt! Merrin needs strong & willing slaves to help with her chores and to defend the fort! Cook in a Celtic kitchen, help... [Read more]
Wales | Denbighshire
Wed 16th Jul 2014
East Midlands | Lincolnshire
Thu 31st Jul 2014
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Sat 19th Jul 2014 - Sun 20th Jul 2014
East Midlands | Rutland
Thu 24th Jul 2014

Twitter feed

3 days 2 hours ago
Tomorrow is International Archaeology Day! Have a look at the ArchaeoMadness competition!... http://t.co/kLujYnmqiw
1 week 2 days ago
Ongoing tours at Union Chapel, London, due to their popularity during the Festival of Archaeology! Further... http://t.co/3TIXnbm0Sj
1 week 4 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
2 weeks 4 days ago
Walt Whitman?
2 weeks 4 days ago
RT @NTS_archaeology: @FestivalofArch Obviously: The archaeologist's spade delves into dwellings vacancied long ago, -W.H. Auden #Archaeolo
2 weeks 4 days ago
RT @WorCityHeritage: @FestivalofArch We dig dig dig dig dig dig dig in our mine the whole day through To dig dig dig dig dig dig dig is wha…
2 weeks 4 days ago
RT @ManeyCulture: For #NationalPoetryDay here is a free article from The Keats-Shelley Review about Leigh Hunt, John Keats and more... http…

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