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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North East | Northumberland
Wed 26th Jul 2017
Druridge Bay reveals its archaeological secrets
Druridge Bay on the beautiful Northumberland coast is rightly famous for its stunning natural beauty. But in recent years the ever shifting dunes have revealed some amazing archaeological... [Read more]
London | Oxfordshire
Tue 25th Jul 2017
South East | Kent
Tue 25th Jul 2017
South West | Gloucestershire
Sat 22nd Jul 2017
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Tue 25th Jul 2017 - Mon 31st Jul 2017

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3 hours 12 min ago
RT : 700 years of history visible in one square! https://t.co/9sUbMju70S
3 hours 12 min ago
RT : Blue skies for the start of walking tour of with Paul Schofield https://t.co/HA8oWjHwQ7
3 hours 13 min ago
RT : This Saturday meet Roma Antiqua at the Museum of Archaeology. Free entry. https://t.co/l5mntlSVyr https://t.co/0ggFfeUV71
4 hours 1 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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RT : Before and after cleaning the ship's timbers at today. Good work FROGs! https://t.co/rV1dxCv0ga
5 hours 2 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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