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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What's on

South West | Gloucestershire
Tue 25th Jul 2017
Printmaking Children’s Workshop at the Corinium Museum
Using our archaeological collections for inspiration, join us for a workshop making a series of printing techniques and take your creations [Read more]
South West | Somerset
Thu 20th Jul 2017
North West | Merseyside
Various dates (see below)
South West | Dorset
Various dates (see below)
West Midlands | Worcestershire
Sun 16th Jul 2017

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