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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What's on

East | Essex
Various dates (see below)
Copped Hall Trust Archaeological Trust (CHTAP) Taster Weekends
Designed for absolute beginners, this is an opportunity to dig and to handle finds on a “live” site, where you can help with an ongoing investigation. A professional archaeologist... [Read more]
Scotland | Dumfries and Galloway
Various dates (see below)
East | Cambridgeshire
Thu 24th Jul 2014
Scotland | Dumfries and Galloway
Various dates (see below)
South East | Bedfordshire
Mon 28th Jul 2014 - Fri 1st Aug 2014

Twitter feed

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Team Festival are getting ready to go to History Live! Packing the suncream, wellies and the face painting kit!... http://t.co/eeZTizM52E
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New event just in! A walk in the past at Nidd Hall, Harrogate, Walk around the park, the church and the house at... http://t.co/7CwAr9qIv6
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Cardigan castle archaeology talk http://t.co/V7Nh3z85MX http://t.co/vNcdG1UqP0
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RT @cba_lhen: @microburin @FestivalofArch Hope you're all having fun - glorious weather for a bit of #archaeology (-:
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RT @MuseumLiverpool: @SuperCyberDaddy or you could maybe show an archaeologist at one of our @FestivalofArch events this month http://t.co/

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