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 East | Oxfordshire
Thu 23rd Jul 2015
Gateway to the gods: the Roman temple at Marcham
Abingdon Museum hosts a full day of archaeology activities, including object handling and learning how to be an archaeologist, to object identification with Anni Byard, and of... [Read more]
Wales | Monmouthshire
Wed 22nd Jul 2015
Yorkshire and Humberside | West Yorkshire
Sat 18th Jul 2015
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Sun 26th Jul 2015
South West | City of Bristol
Sun 26th Jul 2015

Twitter feed

1 week 1 day ago
Between 11th-12th July, come along to Bamburgh Castle's "Living History with St Cuthbert's Land". Bringing... http://t.co/6X4VyXODoh
1 week 3 days ago
Council for British Archaeology | Young Archaeologists’ Club wins EU prize for Cultural Heritage... http://t.co/QFZq5KJaOu
2 weeks 18 hours ago
Festival organisers! Festival PR date; register by 15 May for maximum PR!
3 weeks 6 days ago
Another Festival event! Take part in Bringing History Alive at St. Mary's Church, Rickinghall Inferior on 11th... http://t.co/7158GzY2vg
4 weeks 14 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
4 weeks 16 hours ago
RT @CotswoldArch: Our event 25 July with @CoriniumMuseum is now live on @FestivalofArch website. Lots more #archaeology fun too! http://t.c…
4 weeks 1 day ago
The Festival of Archaeology 2015 has some brilliant opportunities to learn more from the experts about... http://t.co/qubOGS7GOf

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