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

Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Sat 18th Jul 2015 - Sun 19th Jul 2015
Meet the millers, Holgate Windmill, York
Come and meet the millers old and new at Holgate Windmill. Learn about their lives and work since 1770 in a new exhibition for 2015. Find out which miller built the mill, who made... [Read more]
South West | Gloucestershire
Sat 25th Jul 2015
Wales | Denbighshire
Sat 18th Jul 2015
Scotland | Dumfries and Galloway
Various dates (see below)
East Midlands | Lincolnshire
Sun 19th Jul 2015

Twitter feed

1 day 20 hours ago
Another Festival event! Take part in Bringing History Alive at St. Mary's Church, Rickinghall Inferior on 11th... http://t.co/7158GzY2vg
2 days 20 hours ago
The Young Archaeologist's Club will be hosting several events during the Festival this year, including a day of... http://t.co/mXBfKCGVlM
2 days 22 hours ago
RT @CotswoldArch: Our event 25 July with @CoriniumMuseum is now live on @FestivalofArch website. Lots more #archaeology fun too! http://t.c…
3 days 20 hours ago
The Festival of Archaeology 2015 has some brilliant opportunities to learn more from the experts about... http://t.co/qubOGS7GOf
4 days 20 hours ago
A couple of great archaeology events planned at Priest's House Museum and Garden in Wimborne in July! Become an... http://t.co/O4LOC00b3Y
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5 days 1 min ago
Let your mini architect run wild with Cadw's Lego workshops http://t.co/eMZ82PJjaI

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