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

South West | Gloucestershire
Mon 20th Jul 2015
Family drop-in: Create a coin at the Corinium Museum
Coins can help provide dating evidence in archaeology. Come along and create a coin of your own after looking at some of our examples. Suitable for ages 3 and [Read more]
East Midlands | Nottinghamshire
Tue 21st Jul 2015
South East | West Sussex
Tue 21st Jul 2015 - Fri 31st Jul 2015
South East | Surrey
Sat 11th Jul 2015 - Sun 12th Jul 2015
South West | Gloucestershire
Sat 11th Jul 2015 - Sun 26th Jul 2015

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2 days 22 hours ago
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3 days 21 hours ago
Explore Woking Palace at an open weekend. There will be guided walks, handling collections and fascinating finds... http://t.co/YVkQldWijr
1 week 1 day ago
The Festival is in the news already!... http://t.co/cyOo7YuUPD
1 week 1 day ago
Exciting Egyptian event just in! Excavating Egypt - 12 July - 26 July Meet the teams that uncovered hidden... http://t.co/FoC3Tcpx2i
1 week 2 days ago
Festival of Archaeology organisers! Downloadable posters and logos are now available!... http://t.co/frqcQMTxKk
1 week 3 days ago
Festival events rolling in! Discover how archaeological 'finds' are identified and dated and find out about... http://t.co/TXvHSTjWx4

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