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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South West | Devon
Mon 17th Jul 2017 - Fri 28th Jul 2017
Big dig at the lost house in Killerton
Archaeologists want to find out what's under the earth banks at Killerton's lost house. You can join them and see them make history as they try to find out if the site is the location... [Read more]
East | Suffolk
Sat 22nd Jul 2017
South West | Isles of Scilly
Sun 16th Jul 2017
North West | Lancashire
Fri 28th Jul 2017
North West | Cheshire
Various dates (see below)

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