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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East Midlands | Rutland
Thu 20th Jul 2017
IN SEARCH OF ROMAN THISTLETON
Peter Liddle will talk about the excavations at Thistleton that uncovered a Roman town, temple and villa. Although undertaken in the 1960s these have never been published and shed... [Read more]
London | Greater London
Fri 28th Jul 2017
South West | Wiltshire
Various dates (see below)
East | Suffolk
Wed 19th Jul 2017
North West | Merseyside
Various dates (see below)

Twitter feed

3 hours 16 min ago
RT : 700 years of history visible in one square! https://t.co/9sUbMju70S
3 hours 17 min ago
RT : Blue skies for the start of walking tour of with Paul Schofield https://t.co/HA8oWjHwQ7
3 hours 17 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 5 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 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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