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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

South West | Somerset
When beavers roamed the marshes: the lost animals of the Somerset wetlands
An illustrated talk on the mammals and birds that used to live in the Somerset but were made locally extinct locally extinct by human activity. The famous wildlife expert Chris... [Read more]
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Thu 17th Jul 2014
South East | Kent
Sat 19th Jul 2014 - Mon 25th Aug 2014
South West | Wiltshire
Sat 26th Jul 2014 - Sun 27th Jul 2014
South West | Dorset
Sat 12th Jul 2014 - Sun 27th Jul 2014

Twitter feed

2 weeks 5 days ago
Get your bunting ready! The 25th Festival of Archaeology will run from 11 - 26 July 2015! :)
2 weeks 6 days ago
NEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY INTRODUCES Hadrian’s Wall: Life on the Roman Frontier A free online course starting on 22... http://t.co/OJUpjMOZFS
1 month 3 weeks ago
RT @RadioWarks: Peter Thompson Senior Archaeologist at St Johns dig Warwick http://t.co/XkXhdXiGnp @RuairiTheFawn @FestivalofArch http://t.…
1 month 3 weeks ago
RT @CotswoldArch: News item from the public and press day for The London, Southend, A lovely day! #LondonWreck1665 @FestivalofArch http:…
1 month 3 weeks ago
Whitworth Park: pleasure, play and politics: Explore how the role of Whitworth Park has changed over time. A... http://t.co/ue9iJvODQJ
1 month 3 weeks ago
Lots of summer events happening at English Heritage sites nationwide!... http://t.co/JkmIZcJQFV
1 month 3 weeks ago
RT @Fulham_Palace: Ever thought about a museum career?Applications open for Museum Pathways trainee with @britishmuseum @heritagelottery ht…

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