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

East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sat 18th Jul 2015
Buckminster and Sewstern history exhibition
Two local history projects are currently underway in these villages, organised by Leicestershire Victoria County History Trust and Leicestershire and Rutland Gardens Trust. Displays... [Read more]
Wales | Monmouthshire
Wed 22nd Jul 2015
Wales | Denbighshire
Sun 12th Jul 2015
Yorkshire and Humberside | South Yorkshire
Mon 20th Jul 2015 - Fri 31st Jul 2015

Twitter feed

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19 hours 43 min ago
RT @ntoldpostoffice: Our reconstruction drawings are ready for the @FestivalofArch 11th-26th July. Explore 600 years of history with us! ht…
19 hours 43 min ago
RT @CBAEast: Join @8thEast for a #WWII Airfield Archaeology recording training day at @IWMDuxford @FestivalofArch @JigsawCambs http://t.co/
19 hours 43 min ago
RT @Leicester_Merc: Gallery: Local Festival of British Archaeology launch today @ @uniofleicester http://t.co/5XcISH1FcD @FestivalofArch ht…
19 hours 43 min ago
RT @CambridgeYacs: Two weeks until our sponsored #Roman road walk! Here's some milestone manufacture in progress... @FestivalofArch http:/…
19 hours 44 min ago
RT @museumrichmond: Looking forward to our two free archaeology family events for @FestivalofArch 23/07/15 and 25/07/15 12pm-3pm http://t.…

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