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

South East | Hampshire
Fri 25th Jul 2014
Do it day at Butser Ancient Farm
A hands-on family day exploring experimental archaeology based at Butser Ancient Farm in Hampshire. The 'do it' day allows everybody to have a go at all the activities, from archaeology,... [Read more]
North West | Merseyside
Fri 25th Jul 2014
South East | Hertfordshire
Sat 9th Aug 2014
South East | Kent
Sat 16th Aug 2014 - Sun 17th Aug 2014
London | Greater London
Sun 20th Jul 2014

Twitter feed

6 days 3 hours ago
Tomorrow is International Archaeology Day! Have a look at the ArchaeoMadness competition!... http://t.co/kLujYnmqiw
1 week 6 days ago
Ongoing tours at Union Chapel, London, due to their popularity during the Festival of Archaeology! Further... http://t.co/3TIXnbm0Sj
2 weeks 21 hours ago
Hello Festival organisers! It is the 25th Festival of Archaeology next year! What shall we do to celebrate? Who... http://t.co/wKBOAZZhYe
3 weeks 2 hours ago
Walt Whitman?
3 weeks 2 hours ago
RT @NTS_archaeology: @FestivalofArch Obviously: The archaeologist's spade delves into dwellings vacancied long ago, -W.H. Auden #Archaeolo
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RT @WorCityHeritage: @FestivalofArch We dig dig dig dig dig dig dig in our mine the whole day through To dig dig dig dig dig dig dig is wha…
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