About the Festival of Archaeology

Co-ordinated by the Council for British Archaeology, the Festival offers hundreds of events nationwide, organised by museums, heritage organisations, national and country parks, universities, local societies, and community archaeologists.

The 2017 Festival of Archaeology took place between 15 - 30 July in 2017. Dates for the 2018 Festival will be announced shortly.

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East Midlands | Leicestershire
Various dates (see below)
Guided tour of St Edward's Church, Castle Donington
Meet outside the (south) porch of the church, in the centre of Castle Donington, for a tour of this Grade 1 listed building and an introduction to its fascinating history, including... [Read more]
South West | Dorset
Various dates (see below)
Wales | Pembrokeshire
Fri 28th Jul 2017
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Various dates (see below)
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Various dates (see below)

Twitter feed

17 hours 27 min ago
Its , over a hundred events taking place all over Scotland. Head over to the website… https://t.co/589VZm9Es2
6 days 16 hours ago
It's going woolly in Southwell, come and check out these fab crochet creations on 16 September, more info see link! https://t.co/0CkMaRmyqi
1 week 4 days ago
RT : It's the last day of - So many places to explore, such little time left! What are you looking forward to toda… https://t.co/GdwCpmboPY
1 week 4 days ago
RT : hope you have a great time from all of us . Grt to see so many events!
2 weeks 6 days ago
RT : Dress up like a caveman, make your own clay pot & explore our trail this week at :… https://t.co/jbeibFBX2R
2 weeks 6 days ago
You still have time to send in your nominations for this year's Marsh Awards https://t.co/stmNmGCUs0
3 weeks 5 days ago
Are you interested in Yorkshire battles? The will be holding a conference on 19 Nov https://t.co/9VHm1Ea1RQ

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