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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South East | Buckinghamshire
Thu 20th Jul 2017
Home Education event day: Archaeology and Prehistory
Home education learning event days. These days are offered as informal learning days. We offer a series of drop-in activities throughout the day from 11:00 until 15:30. All... [Read more]
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Tue 25th Jul 2017 - Mon 31st Jul 2017
Wales | Ceredigion
Sat 15th Jul 2017 - Sun 16th Jul 2017
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Various dates (see below)
South West | Somerset
Thu 20th Jul 2017

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