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.

The 25th Festival of Archaeology will run from the 11th - 26th July 2015!

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What's on

South West | Dorset
Sun 20th Jul 2014
A day at a Tudor Abbey farm
Discover how archaeologists find out about the past, and take part in rustic Tudor crafts. Lots of hands-on activities for all the family, inspired by life on a Tudor monastery [Read more]
North West | Merseyside
Sat 12th Jul 2014
Scotland | Glasgow and Clyde Valley
Tue 22nd Jul 2014

Twitter feed

2 days 4 hours ago
Back from a brilliant CBA Members trip to Suffolk!
2 days 4 hours ago
ASPECTS OF PRE-HISTORY IN SOUTH-EAST ENGLAND, a tribute to the late Professor Peter Drewett. Saturday 1st... http://t.co/DgvPkObIY5
1 week 1 day ago
Tomorrow is International Archaeology Day! Have a look at the ArchaeoMadness competition!... http://t.co/kLujYnmqiw
2 weeks 1 day ago
Ongoing tours at Union Chapel, London, due to their popularity during the Festival of Archaeology! Further... http://t.co/3TIXnbm0Sj
2 weeks 3 days ago
Hello Festival organisers! It is the 25th Festival of Archaeology next year! What shall we do to celebrate? Who... http://t.co/wKBOAZZhYe
3 weeks 2 days ago
Walt Whitman?
3 weeks 2 days ago
RT @NTS_archaeology: @FestivalofArch Obviously: The archaeologist's spade delves into dwellings vacancied long ago, -W.H. Auden #Archaeolo

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