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 | Dorset
Sat 1st Jul 2017 - Sun 2nd Jul 2017
Carving in Corfe Castle
Stone carvers from the Burngate Stone Carving Centre and Corfe Castle Artisan Volunteers will be reviving traditional skills, working with stone in the Outer Bailey of the [Read more]
North West | Merseyside
Sat 29th Jul 2017
South West | Gloucestershire
Wed 26th Jul 2017
Scotland | Highlands
Sat 22nd Jul 2017
Channel Islands | Jersey
Fri 21st Jul 2017

Twitter feed

3 hours 15 min ago
RT : 700 years of history visible in one square! https://t.co/9sUbMju70S
3 hours 16 min ago
RT : Blue skies for the start of walking tour of with Paul Schofield https://t.co/HA8oWjHwQ7
3 hours 16 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 4 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 38 min ago
4 hours 38 min ago
RT : Before and after cleaning the ship's timbers at today. Good work FROGs! https://t.co/rV1dxCv0ga
5 hours 6 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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