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.

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What's on

Wales | Torfaen
Mon 21st Jul 2014 - Fri 25th Jul 2014
Community Excavation 17th - 18th Century Canal Workshop
Participate in an archaeology excavation of a 17th - 18th century Canal workshop, and be the real time team! Participate all 5 days, or just come down for one day, to experience... [Read more]
West Midlands | Shropshire
Sat 26th Jul 2014 - Sun 27th Jul 2014
South West | Somerset
Sat 19th Jul 2014 - Sun 20th Jul 2014
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Various dates (see below)
North West | Merseyside
Wed 16th Jul 2014

Twitter feed

1 day 14 hours ago
Brilliant Yornight event! Our 'taste the past' food was popular! http://t.co/wn6zID0ATz
5 days 10 hours ago
Come and visit us tonight at #yornight2014
5 days 15 hours ago
Great events happening in York tonight, http://t.co/jSefVAkKbb part of European Researchers’ Night - come and... http://t.co/oafzFD56xm
1 week 11 hours ago
One more highly commended picture in our competition by Volkan Akunglu and Sofina Lias, http://t.co/F4xHkwTAYs
1 week 11 hours ago
A highly commended picture in our Festival of Archaeology photo competition by Diego Rego Monteiro http://t.co/cM7jKQJtPf

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