About the Festival of Archaeology

Co-ordinated by the Council for British Archaeology, the Festival offers hundreds of events nationwide, organised by museums, heritage organisations, national and country parks, universities, local societies, and community archaeologists.

The 26th Festival of Archaeology will take place between the 16 - 31 July 2016.

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What's on

Channel Islands | Jersey
Sat 30th Jul 2016
La Cotte de St Brelade
A chance to explore the landscape around this important Neanderthal habitation site. Hear about the history of the archaeological investigations at the site and what they have... [Read more]
Channel Islands | Jersey
Mon 25th Jul 2016
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sat 23rd Jul 2016
South West | Gloucestershire
Wed 27th Jul 2016

Twitter feed

9 hours 32 min ago
A prehistoric fish trap crafted in cake. What's not to like?! Got your thinking/baking hat on yet? https://t.co/sVL1VJEG0f
11 hours 2 min ago
RT : Discovered an old or unusual object? Bring it along to our Portable Antiquities Roadshow https://t.co/6vCBf7bauS
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RT : Check out: https://t.co/jeDPhEyI0Z to find out more about our event on the Archaeology of Hayes, 27th, 29th, 31st July!
15 hours 6 min ago
Sussex School of Archaeology https://t.co/7Po9bGhGkj

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