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

South West | Dorset
Sat 12th Jul 2014
Friends, Romans, country men
Come along to the Roman House at Upton Country Park near Poole. There will be lots of fun activities for all the family including pottery making, cookery demonstrations, Roman... [Read more]
East Midlands | Derbyshire
Sat 19th Jul 2014
North West | Merseyside
Wed 16th Jul 2014
South West | Somerset
Wed 23rd Jul 2014
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Sat 19th Jul 2014

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1 week 1 day ago
RT @ArchLlyn: What events / talks would you like for @FestivalofArch 2015.
1 week 4 days ago
Registration for the Festival of Archaeology 2015 opens in January! http://t.co/v9prhoOqZr
1 month 17 hours ago
Back from a brilliant CBA Members trip to Suffolk!
1 month 17 hours ago
ASPECTS OF PRE-HISTORY IN SOUTH-EAST ENGLAND, a tribute to the late Professor Peter Drewett. Saturday 1st... http://t.co/DgvPkObIY5
1 month 6 days ago
Tomorrow is International Archaeology Day! Have a look at the ArchaeoMadness competition!... http://t.co/kLujYnmqiw
1 month 1 week ago
Ongoing tours at Union Chapel, London, due to their popularity during the Festival of Archaeology! Further... http://t.co/3TIXnbm0Sj
1 month 2 weeks ago
Hello Festival organisers! It is the 25th Festival of Archaeology next year! What shall we do to celebrate? Who... http://t.co/wKBOAZZhYe

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