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 West | Devon
Sat 22nd Jul 2017 - Sun 3rd Sep 2017
Kents Cavern - Stone Age school
Join the Stone Age School at Kents Cavern for some prehistoric themed fun during the Festival of Archaeology 2017. Activities include: The Palaeo-Table – Handle Stone Age... [Read more]
East | Suffolk
Wed 19th Jul 2017
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sat 29th Jul 2017
Channel Islands | Jersey
Mon 24th Jul 2017
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Mon 24th Jul 2017

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