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

North East | County Durham
Sat 15th Jul 2017
What is it? at the Museum of Archaeology at Palace Green Library, Durham University
To celebrate the Festival of Archaeology we are holding a finds identification and pot washing session in the Museum of Archaeology at Palace Green Library. Bring your treasures... [Read more]
Scotland | Argyll
Various dates (see below)
North West | Merseyside
Wed 26th Jul 2017
London | City of London
Mon 24th Jul 2017 - Fri 28th Jul 2017
Wales | Isle of Anglesey
Sat 22nd Jul 2017 - Sun 30th Jul 2017

Twitter feed

3 hours 4 min ago
RT : 700 years of history visible in one square! https://t.co/9sUbMju70S
3 hours 5 min ago
RT : Blue skies for the start of walking tour of with Paul Schofield https://t.co/HA8oWjHwQ7
3 hours 5 min ago
RT : This Saturday meet Roma Antiqua at the Museum of Archaeology. Free entry. https://t.co/l5mntlSVyr https://t.co/0ggFfeUV71
3 hours 53 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 27 min ago
4 hours 27 min ago
RT : Before and after cleaning the ship's timbers at today. Good work FROGs! https://t.co/rV1dxCv0ga
4 hours 55 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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