About the Festival of Archaeology

Co-ordinated by the Council for British Archaeology, the Festival offers hundreds of events nationwide, organised by museums, heritage organisations, national and country parks, universities, local societies, and community archaeologists.

The 26th Festival of Archaeology will take place between the 16 - 31 July 2016.

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What's on

West Midlands | Staffordshire
Sun 31st Jul 2016
Ironbridge Young Archaeologists' Club at Weston Park
Do you know a kid (aged between 8 and 16 and living the TF, SY and WV postcode areas) who is crazy about history and archaeology? Perhaps the Ironbridge Young Archaeologists' Club... [Read more]
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sun 24th Jul 2016
East Midlands | Nottinghamshire
Mon 18th Jul 2016 - Fri 19th Aug 2016
London | Greater London
Sun 17th Jul 2016

Twitter feed

15 hours 43 min ago
A hoard of photos waiting to be discovered on flickr Be inspired. Get baking! https://t.co/uiBXP8jrbp https://t.co/2RPt93f6ak
15 hours 44 min ago
The Festival carries on until Sunday 31st July. See what's going on near you! https://t.co/Cu1Ud8UsSI
20 hours 13 min ago
RT : Mini Digs Family Fun Day is here! 11-4pm, try your hand at being an https://t.co/Jw8LfoJDFs
20 hours 18 min ago
RT : Great view from excavations and one of more unusual lecture gigs for https://t.co/u1MsvC8Eeq
20 hours 18 min ago
RT : - Just sent in my cake entry - very excited about it https://t.co/nD3XYtIT4U
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20 hours 19 min ago
RT : Aerial photos reveal Neolithic and Bronze Age remains https://t.co/0uOjPjrZhd https://t.co/b0RXFEaPpd

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