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.

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What's on

North West | Cheshire
Sat 26th Jul 2014
Ancient secrets: pottery and the stories it tells
Do you find bits of pottery in your garden? Do you wonder where they came from, what kinds of vessels they belonged to, or what they can reveal about the people who used them? Come... [Read more]
South East | Hampshire
Various dates (see below)
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Thu 17th Jul 2014
North West | Cheshire
Sat 26th Jul 2014
South West | Somerset
Sat 19th Jul 2014

Twitter feed

2 weeks 6 days ago
RT @RadioWarks: Peter Thompson Senior Archaeologist at St Johns dig Warwick http://t.co/XkXhdXiGnp @RuairiTheFawn @FestivalofArch http://t.…
3 weeks 13 hours ago
RT @CotswoldArch: News item from the public and press day for The London, Southend, A lovely day! #LondonWreck1665 @FestivalofArch http:…
3 weeks 1 day ago
Whitworth Park: pleasure, play and politics: Explore how the role of Whitworth Park has changed over time. A... http://t.co/ue9iJvODQJ
3 weeks 1 day ago
Lots of summer events happening at English Heritage sites nationwide!... http://t.co/JkmIZcJQFV
3 weeks 1 day ago
RT @Fulham_Palace: Ever thought about a museum career?Applications open for Museum Pathways trainee with @britishmuseum @heritagelottery ht…
3 weeks 1 day ago
Great pics taken at 'Do it Archaeology Day' at Butser Ancient Farm last week!
3 weeks 1 day ago
RT @IWM_Centenary: #EventOfTheDay – ‘Ordinary Canadians in Extraordinary Times’ @CanWarMuseum http://t.co/Xs2MNPIbE0 #WW1 #WW1Centenary

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