About the Festival of Archaeology

Co-ordinated by the Council for British Archaeology, the 2014 Festival offered over 1,000 events nationwide, organised by museums, heritage organisations, national and country parks, universities, local societies, and community archaeologists. We are now getting excited about our 25th anniversary this year!

The 25th Festival of Archaeology will take place between the 11th - 26th July 2015 and registration is now open!

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What's on

Yorkshire and Humberside | South Yorkshire
Sun 12th Jul 2015
Archaeology in action at Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet, Sheffield
Get hands-on with history at the [Read more]
East Midlands | Lincolnshire
Sat 11th Jul 2015
South West | Gloucestershire
Thu 23rd Jul 2015
South East | Hertfordshire
Sat 18th Jul 2015
South East | Kent
Various dates (see below)

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Great Castle building! http://t.co/CrU8bNBLJD Also... http://t.co/8Sq3Fswc9O
2 hours 7 min ago
Great Castle building! http://t.co/CrU8bNBLJD Also... http://t.co/a3QILQHpkS
2 weeks 6 days ago
Some great Festival events just in from the Lincolnshire Wolds Festival of Archaeology, part of 'Down Your Wold'... http://t.co/QBobX1sMcY
3 weeks 1 day ago
Discover more about the archaeology of the Lumsdale Valley, through this fascinating talk by Julian Burgess,... http://t.co/ih4cr4dtRs
3 weeks 1 day ago
Festival organisers! First Festival PR date; register by 10 March for maximum PR!... http://t.co/KztaAmqUZ1
3 weeks 1 day ago
Festival organisers! First Festival PR date; register by 15 March for maximum PR! http://t.co/QNvH5HSpLR
3 weeks 2 days ago
A Scilly Isles event! 14 and 21 Jul 2015 Scilly through the ages: Find out about the archaeology and history... http://t.co/g9Z9Fv29l3

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