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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Yorkshire and Humberside | East Yorkshire
Sat 19th Jul 2014
Southburn Archaeological Museum open day
Come and discover the history of the Yorkshire Wolds at the Southburn Archaeological Museum open day. At the museum you will find lots of local artefacts dating from the Neolithic... [Read more]
South East | West Sussex
Sat 12th Jul 2014 - Sun 20th Jul 2014
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Sat 26th Jul 2014
South West | Somerset
Sat 26th Jul 2014
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Various dates (see below)

Twitter feed

4 days 20 hours ago
RT @CarmsMuseums: Great meeting @TheEgyptCentre @histassoc today. Planning our Egyptian Extravaganza for @FestivalofArch 2015. Tidy.
4 days 21 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
4 days 22 hours ago
RT @robhedge: Field Staff competing to bring me vintage advertising plaques: @rbradley85's 'Nestle's Swiss Milk' (Richest in Cream) http://…
4 days 22 hours ago
RT @CaradocPeters: A Great Western Railway boundary post exposed at low tide near Penzance http://t.co/FH4nM71hLX
4 days 22 hours ago
Making plans for this year's @FestivalofArch competition, following the excitment of last year's Knit Archaeology.

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