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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Channel Islands | Jersey
Thu 27th Jul 2017
A guided tour of Câtel de Rozel
Sinclair Forrest, local archaeologist, will take us round this large prehistoric “fort”, which saw use from the Neolithic through to the Iron Age. This is a chance to find... [Read more]
East Midlands | Derbyshire
Sat 15th Jul 2017 - Sun 16th Jul 2017
Yorkshire and Humberside | West Yorkshire
Sun 23rd Jul 2017

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3 hours 8 min ago
RT : 700 years of history visible in one square! https://t.co/9sUbMju70S
3 hours 9 min ago
RT : Blue skies for the start of walking tour of with Paul Schofield https://t.co/HA8oWjHwQ7
3 hours 9 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 57 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
4 hours 58 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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