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 will take place between 15 - 30 July and registration for events is now open! .

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What's on

East | Essex
Sat 29th Jul 2017 - Sun 30th Jul 2017
Geophysics taster weekend at Copped Hall
A first taste of Geophysics techniques for absolute beginners - an introduction to several methods of geophysics surveying on a "live" archaeological site, including preparing... [Read more]
East | Cambridgeshire
Thu 27th Jul 2017
North West | Merseyside
Thu 27th Jul 2017
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Fri 21st Jul 2017
Scotland | Dumfries and Galloway
Sun 16th Jul 2017 - Mon 31st Jul 2017

Twitter feed

3 hours 3 min ago
RT : 700 years of history visible in one square! https://t.co/9sUbMju70S
3 hours 4 min ago
RT : Blue skies for the start of walking tour of with Paul Schofield https://t.co/HA8oWjHwQ7
3 hours 4 min ago
RT : This Saturday meet Roma Antiqua at the Museum of Archaeology. Free entry. https://t.co/l5mntlSVyr https://t.co/0ggFfeUV71
3 hours 52 min ago
It is! For more crafts like this check out this FB pg from 1 of the organisers who help deliver th… https://t.co/nHj66ZH8vv
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4 hours 26 min ago
RT : Before and after cleaning the ship's timbers at today. Good work FROGs! https://t.co/rV1dxCv0ga
4 hours 54 min ago
RT : Come see a stretch of the oldest wooden railway in the world tomorrow in N Tyneside https://t.co/ncDJ2Fv7amhttps://t.co/g1m3BdbC8J

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