About the Festival of Archaeology

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

North East | Northumberland
Sun 20th Jul 2014
Free Family Hands-On Experimental Archaeology event at Walltown, Northumberland National Park
Families are invited to an experimental archaeology day at Walltown. Altogether Archaeology, Northumberland's National Park's Curlew Club and the Youth Mosaic Young Leaders programme... [Read more]
South East | West Sussex
Sat 12th Jul 2014 - Mon 14th Jul 2014
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sun 20th Jul 2014
North West | Lancashire
Wed 23rd Jul 2014

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1 day 15 hours ago
Watch out for lots of exciting archaeological events in Scotland in 2015! http://t.co/wUZvqbtUpt http://t.co/5KHnwTC7nU
1 day 15 hours ago
Happy Christmas to all our fabulous Festival friends! — feeling festive
1 week 3 days ago
Nearly finished cleaning up the massive Festival database! Hurrah! Will be sending out registration forms in the... http://t.co/VPlLVUGqPf
3 weeks 1 day ago
5 December: free CBA training for those interested in widening access to the historic environment http://t.co/BbQqBLGnhF
3 weeks 3 days ago
1 month 5 days ago
RT @ArchLlyn: What events / talks would you like for @FestivalofArch 2015.
1 month 1 week ago
Registration for the Festival of Archaeology 2015 opens in January! http://t.co/v9prhoOqZr

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