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.

The 25th Festival of Archaeology will run from the 11th - 26th July 2015!

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What's on

Wales | Cardiff
Sun 20th Jul 2014 - Tue 22nd Jul 2014
Excavating medieval Castell Coch: A Victorian expedition
Cloddio’r Castell Coch canoloesol: Taith Fictoraidd. Castell Coch is a Victorian rebuild in its upper levels, whilst being on Medieval lower levels and foundations. Before... [Read more]
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Various dates (see below)
Wales | Denbighshire
Sat 12th Jul 2014 - Sun 13th Jul 2014
South West | Devon
Tue 15th Jul 2014

Twitter feed

3 days 18 hours ago
Tomorrow is International Archaeology Day! Have a look at the ArchaeoMadness competition!... http://t.co/kLujYnmqiw
1 week 3 days ago
Ongoing tours at Union Chapel, London, due to their popularity during the Festival of Archaeology! Further... http://t.co/3TIXnbm0Sj
1 week 5 days ago
Hello Festival organisers! It is the 25th Festival of Archaeology next year! What shall we do to celebrate? Who... http://t.co/wKBOAZZhYe
2 weeks 4 days ago
Walt Whitman?
2 weeks 4 days ago
RT @NTS_archaeology: @FestivalofArch Obviously: The archaeologist's spade delves into dwellings vacancied long ago, -W.H. Auden #Archaeolo
2 weeks 4 days ago
RT @WorCityHeritage: @FestivalofArch We dig dig dig dig dig dig dig in our mine the whole day through To dig dig dig dig dig dig dig is wha…
2 weeks 4 days ago
RT @ManeyCulture: For #NationalPoetryDay here is a free article from The Keats-Shelley Review about Leigh Hunt, John Keats and more... http…

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