About the Festival of Archaeology

Co-ordinated by the Council for British Archaeology, the 2014 Festival offered over 1,000 events nationwide, organised by museums, heritage organisations, national and country parks, universities, local societies, and community archaeologists.

We are now getting excited about our 25th anniversary this year! The 25th Festival of Archaeology will take place between the 11th - 26th July 2015 and registration is now open!

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What's on

East Midlands | Nottinghamshire
Mon 13th Jul 2015 - Fri 7th Aug 2015
Burgage Manor revealed
Four weeks of excavation from 13th July to 7th August on the Burgage Green in Southwell, Notts looking for lost mediaeval plots and a chapel. This event is organised by Southwell... [Read more]
Yorkshire and Humberside | West Yorkshire
Wed 22nd Jul 2015
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Sat 25th Jul 2015 - Sun 26th Jul 2015
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Tue 14th Jul 2015

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RT @8thEast: Four days to go to the @FestivalofArch ! You can read all about what we've planned in our latest newsletter http://t.co/8z8KVg
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RT @HoughMill: @mdem financed winch ready for Bell Pit Simulations Sun 26th @FestivalofArch #coalville @NatForestCo http://t.co/tOW0zlbii1
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RT @RCAHMWales: Bwciwch nawr ar gyfer ein digwyddiad @FestivalofArch: 15 Gorffennaf, 4.30pm "Darganfod Diwydiant Llechi Cymru" http://t.co/
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RT @RCAHMWales: Book now for our @FestivalofArch event: 15 July 4.30pm "Discovering the Slate Industry of Wales" @RCAHMWales http://t.co/9
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RT @IGMTarch: We're carrying out a geophys survey at Coalbrookdale this weekend- come along! http://t.co/O9JsQyY86v for more @FestivalofArc
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RT @RCAHMWales: 23 Gorffennaf @FestivalofArch 11am, Derwyddon, Rhufeinwyr a Marwolaeth: Darganfod Trysorau Oriel Bowen @CeredigionMus gyda …
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RT @RCAHMWales: 23 July @FestivalofArch 11am Druids, Romans and Death: Exploring the Treasures of the Bowen Gallery @CeredigionMus with Dr …

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