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.

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What's on

East | Norfolk
Sat 26th Jul 2014 - Sun 27th Jul 2014
Wars of the Roses weekend
Spend the day with Sir John Savile's household. Immerse yourself in the 15th century with living history displays by craftsmen, soldiers and folk from the era of Elizabeth Woodville... [Read more]
East | Norfolk
Sat 19th Jul 2014 - Sun 20th Jul 2014
North West | Merseyside
Mon 21st Jul 2014
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Mon 30th Jun 2014 - Fri 25th Jul 2014
London | Greater London
Sun 20th Jul 2014

Twitter feed

3 weeks 6 days ago
RT @RadioWarks: Peter Thompson Senior Archaeologist at St Johns dig Warwick http://t.co/XkXhdXiGnp @RuairiTheFawn @FestivalofArch http://t.…
4 weeks 51 min ago
RT @CotswoldArch: News item from the public and press day for The London, Southend, A lovely day! #LondonWreck1665 @FestivalofArch http:…
4 weeks 20 hours ago
Whitworth Park: pleasure, play and politics: Explore how the role of Whitworth Park has changed over time. A... http://t.co/ue9iJvODQJ
4 weeks 20 hours ago
Lots of summer events happening at English Heritage sites nationwide!... http://t.co/JkmIZcJQFV
4 weeks 21 hours ago
RT @Fulham_Palace: Ever thought about a museum career?Applications open for Museum Pathways trainee with @britishmuseum @heritagelottery ht…
4 weeks 1 day ago
Great pics taken at 'Do it Archaeology Day' at Butser Ancient Farm last week!
4 weeks 1 day ago
RT @IWM_Centenary: #EventOfTheDay – ‘Ordinary Canadians in Extraordinary Times’ @CanWarMuseum http://t.co/Xs2MNPIbE0 #WW1 #WW1Centenary

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