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 | Pembrokeshire
Sun 20th Jul 2014
Arianrhod's world
Who lives in a fort like this? Warriors painted for battle, farmers growing the crops, slaves doing the hard work…..which one would you be? Join Arianrhod on a journey around... [Read more]
South East | Oxfordshire
Sat 26th Jul 2014
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Various dates (see below)
London | City of London
Tue 22nd Jul 2014

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1 week 4 days ago
RT @ArchLlyn: What events / talks would you like for @FestivalofArch 2015.
2 weeks 9 hours ago
Registration for the Festival of Archaeology 2015 opens in January! http://t.co/v9prhoOqZr
1 month 3 days ago
Back from a brilliant CBA Members trip to Suffolk!
1 month 3 days ago
ASPECTS OF PRE-HISTORY IN SOUTH-EAST ENGLAND, a tribute to the late Professor Peter Drewett. Saturday 1st... http://t.co/DgvPkObIY5
1 month 1 week ago
Tomorrow is International Archaeology Day! Have a look at the ArchaeoMadness competition!... http://t.co/kLujYnmqiw
1 month 2 weeks ago
Ongoing tours at Union Chapel, London, due to their popularity during the Festival of Archaeology! Further... http://t.co/3TIXnbm0Sj

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