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

South West | Devon
Various dates (see below)
A journey through time at the Devon Rural Archive
A journey through time is a special exhibition commissioned by the Devon Rural Archive and will guide visitors through the Shilstone landscape from the Neolithic to the present... [Read more]
Yorkshire and Humberside | South Yorkshire
Tue 25th Jul 2017
Yorkshire and Humberside | West Yorkshire
Sat 10th Jun 2017 - Sun 18th Jun 2017

Twitter feed

3 hours 8 min ago
RT : 700 years of history visible in one square! https://t.co/9sUbMju70S
3 hours 8 min ago
RT : Blue skies for the start of walking tour of with Paul Schofield https://t.co/HA8oWjHwQ7
3 hours 9 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 57 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
4 hours 30 min ago
4 hours 30 min ago
RT : Before and after cleaning the ship's timbers at today. Good work FROGs! https://t.co/rV1dxCv0ga
4 hours 58 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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