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

Wales | Gwynedd
Sat 11th Jul 2015 - Sun 12th Jul 2015
Meillionydd excavation open days
For the past five years Bangor University's School of History, Welsh History and Archaeology has been excavating the double ringwork enclosure of Meillionydd, near Rhiw, on the... [Read more]
Northern Ireland | County Antrim
Sat 13th Jun 2015
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Various dates (see below)
Wales | Isle of Anglesey
Sun 12th Jul 2015

Twitter feed

1 day 12 hours ago
Another Festival event! Take part in Bringing History Alive at St. Mary's Church, Rickinghall Inferior on 11th... http://t.co/7158GzY2vg
2 days 12 hours ago
The Young Archaeologist's Club will be hosting several events during the Festival this year, including a day of... http://t.co/mXBfKCGVlM
2 days 14 hours ago
RT @CotswoldArch: Our event 25 July with @CoriniumMuseum is now live on @FestivalofArch website. Lots more #archaeology fun too! http://t.c…
3 days 12 hours ago
The Festival of Archaeology 2015 has some brilliant opportunities to learn more from the experts about... http://t.co/qubOGS7GOf
4 days 12 hours ago
A couple of great archaeology events planned at Priest's House Museum and Garden in Wimborne in July! Become an... http://t.co/O4LOC00b3Y
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Let your mini architect run wild with Cadw's Lego workshops http://t.co/eMZ82PJjaI

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