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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Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Sat 22nd Jul 2017
Walking tour: Tour of Orchard Fields
Join Dr Pete Wilson of Rarey Archaeology to learn more about the hidden history of the site. Today, the peaceful site is a place for walkers and enjoying the birdsong. However... [Read more]
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Mon 17th Jul 2017
South East | Oxfordshire
Various dates (see below)
Yorkshire and Humberside | West Yorkshire
Sat 30th Sep 2017 - Wed 4th Oct 2017
West Midlands | Shropshire
Sat 29th Jul 2017 - Sun 30th Jul 2017

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