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 | North Yorkshire
Sat 19th Jul 2014 - Sun 20th Jul 2014
Discover cogs at Holgate Windmill
What do bicycles, windmills and the first computer have in common? The answer is that they all have cogs. This exhibition explores the world of cogs and how they have worked to... [Read more]
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sat 26th Jul 2014
South East | Hampshire
Sat 26th Jul 2014
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sun 20th Jul 2014

Twitter feed

1 day 22 hours ago
RT @CarmsMuseums: Great meeting @TheEgyptCentre @histassoc today. Planning our Egyptian Extravaganza for @FestivalofArch 2015. Tidy.
1 day 23 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 23 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 23 hours ago
RT @CaradocPeters: A Great Western Railway boundary post exposed at low tide near Penzance http://t.co/FH4nM71hLX
1 day 23 hours ago
Making plans for this year's @FestivalofArch competition, following the excitment of last year's Knit Archaeology.
6 days 33 min 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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