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 | Cumbria
Fri 17th Jul 2015
Archaeological finds afternoon with Dot Boughton, Portable Antiquities Finds Liaison Officer
On Friday 17 July between 11.00 and 14.00 Kendal Museum will be hosting a drop in Archaeological Finds Afternoon with Dot Boughton, Portable Antiquities Finds Liaison Officer for... [Read more]
Scotland | Argyll
Thu 16th Jul 2015
Wales | Cardiff
Mon 13th Jul 2015
South West | Wiltshire
Sat 25th Jul 2015 - Sun 26th Jul 2015

Twitter feed

4 days 4 min ago
RT @ChippMuseum: https://t.co/Zl1hD2CnPP Spinning wheels in the museum - come and see them in action of 11 June 2015 - part of @Festivalof
4 days 6 min ago
RT @AIndustrialArch: Happy Birthday @FestivalofArch 25 years young! https://t.co/DUeY5mFneY
4 days 6 min ago
RT @KendalMuseum: We're celebrating @FestivalofArch's 25th anniversary! Join in the #familyfun with our amazing summer activities http://t.…
4 days 6 min ago
RT @ElmetArch: Excited for this year's @FestivalofArch! We're excavating at Brodsworth, come and have a go! http://t.co/KsT3Jf0Fzw http://t…
4 days 6 min ago
RT @ChippMuseum: Medieval Day at the museum. July 11-Free entry- Part of the @FestivalofArch http://t.co/OyxlaZr6Qm
4 days 7 min ago
RT @MOLArchaeology: This sunny day has got us giddy for the @FestivalofArch. Check out what’s happening in your area http://t.co/BXg8Y2ZocP
4 days 7 min ago
RT @100Minories: JULY 17TH/18TH @100Minories #PopUpMuseum event details now up on @FestivalofArch --> http://t.co/QKiJY1vfAd

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