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 | Dorset
Sun 20th Jul 2014
A day at a Tudor Abbey farm
Discover how archaeologists find out about the past, and take part in rustic Tudor crafts. Lots of hands-on activities for all the family, inspired by life on a Tudor monastery [Read more]
West Midlands | Staffordshire
Thu 24th Jul 2014
South East | Oxfordshire
Thu 17th Jul 2014
South East | Greater London
Sat 12th Jul 2014
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Sun 13th Jul 2014

Twitter feed

3 days 21 hours ago
Come and visit us tonight at #yornight2014
4 days 1 hour ago
Great events happening in York tonight, http://t.co/jSefVAkKbb part of European Researchers’ Night - come and... http://t.co/oafzFD56xm
5 days 21 hours ago
One more highly commended picture in our competition by Volkan Akunglu and Sofina Lias, http://t.co/F4xHkwTAYs
5 days 21 hours ago
A highly commended picture in our Festival of Archaeology photo competition by Diego Rego Monteiro http://t.co/cM7jKQJtPf
5 days 21 hours ago
Congratulations to Dawn Cansfield, the winner of our Festival of Archaeology photo competition! http://t.co/jL0cAs8sSU
6 days 16 min ago
Check out International Archaeology Day! http://t.co/QQbXCJGIUx http://t.co/7uoVEOSIld
6 days 41 min ago
Druce Farm Roman Villa open day, Saturday 27th September 2014 http://t.co/Ls48441ikl http://t.co/68fiFYMKYT

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