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 West | Lancashire
Sun 16th Jul 2017
Recording coastal archaeology around the bay with CITiZAN
Workshop: Barrow-in-Furness Join Morecambe Bay Partnership and CITiZAN for a special workshop about how to rapidly record at risk archaeology on the coast. There will be a short... [Read more]
South East | Buckinghamshire
Wed 5th Jul 2017 - Wed 30th Aug 2017
Yorkshire and Humberside | South Yorkshire
Sat 22nd Jul 2017
Wales | Cardiff
Sat 15th Jul 2017 - Sun 16th Jul 2017
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Thu 27th Jul 2017 - Mon 31st Jul 2017

Twitter feed

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RT : 700 years of history visible in one square! https://t.co/9sUbMju70S
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RT : Blue skies for the start of walking tour of with Paul Schofield https://t.co/HA8oWjHwQ7
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RT : This Saturday meet Roma Antiqua at the Museum of Archaeology. Free entry. https://t.co/l5mntlSVyr https://t.co/0ggFfeUV71
3 hours 58 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
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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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