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 East | Tyne and Wear
Fri 11th Jul 2014
Archaeology is rubbish: what is archaeology?
An introduction to archaeology, from field walking through to excavation, we examine how archaeologists unearth the past. You are invited to interpret a basic excavation (based... [Read more]
South East | East Sussex
Sat 19th Jul 2014
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Wed 23rd Jul 2014
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Thu 24th Jul 2014
South West | Somerset
Mon 21st Jul 2014

Twitter feed

3 weeks 4 days ago
RT @RadioWarks: Peter Thompson Senior Archaeologist at St Johns dig Warwick http://t.co/XkXhdXiGnp @RuairiTheFawn @FestivalofArch http://t.…
3 weeks 5 days ago
RT @CotswoldArch: News item from the public and press day for The London, Southend, A lovely day! #LondonWreck1665 @FestivalofArch http:…
3 weeks 6 days 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 6 days ago
Lots of summer events happening at English Heritage sites nationwide!... http://t.co/JkmIZcJQFV
3 weeks 6 days ago
RT @Fulham_Palace: Ever thought about a museum career?Applications open for Museum Pathways trainee with @britishmuseum @heritagelottery ht…
3 weeks 6 days ago
Great pics taken at 'Do it Archaeology Day' at Butser Ancient Farm last week!
4 weeks 11 min ago
RT @IWM_Centenary: #EventOfTheDay – ‘Ordinary Canadians in Extraordinary Times’ @CanWarMuseum http://t.co/Xs2MNPIbE0 #WW1 #WW1Centenary

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