About the Festival of Archaeology

The Festival of Archaeology 2014 runs from 12-27 July! Co-ordinated by the Council for British Archaeology, the Festival offers over 1,000 events nationwide, organised by museums, heritage organisations, national and country parks, universities, local societies, and community archaeologists.

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Wales | Gwynedd
Sat 19th Jul 2014 - Sun 20th Jul 2014
Meillionydd excavation open day
For the past four year Bangor University‘s School of History, Welsh History and Archaeology has been carrying out excavations at the double ringwork enclosure of Meillionydd,... [Read more]
South East | Kent
Sat 19th Jul 2014
South East | Surrey
Sun 20th Jul 2014
South East | Hampshire
Various dates (see below)

Twitter feed

1 day 4 hours ago
RT @CarmsMuseums: Great meeting @TheEgyptCentre @histassoc today. Planning our Egyptian Extravaganza for @FestivalofArch 2015. Tidy.
1 day 5 hours ago
Welcome back to the Mendip Hills Festival of Archaeology! :) For the 5th year, the Wells and Mendip Museum will... http://t.co/2vYkEzRQim
1 day 5 hours ago
RT @robhedge: Field Staff competing to bring me vintage advertising plaques: @rbradley85's 'Nestle's Swiss Milk' (Richest in Cream) http://…
1 day 5 hours ago
RT @CaradocPeters: A Great Western Railway boundary post exposed at low tide near Penzance http://t.co/FH4nM71hLX
1 day 5 hours ago
Making plans for this year's @FestivalofArch competition, following the excitment of last year's Knit Archaeology.
5 days 6 hours ago
The south west of England is leading the way in the Festival so far, with 43 events on our website already... http://t.co/7EqvHSyjhE

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