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 provisional date for the 2018 Festival of Archaeology is 21-29 July.

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What's on

South West | Cornwall
Sat 15th Jul 2017
Free family fun event - Prehistoric patterns at Penlee House Gallery and Museum
Discover the many different tools used by prehistoric potters to decorate clay pots, view original pots in the Gallery and make your own patterned plaque. [Read more]
South West | Devon
Sat 10th Jun 2017 - Sun 1st Oct 2017
East | Essex
Sun 23rd Jul 2017
North West | Merseyside
Fri 28th Jul 2017

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