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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What's on

North West | Cheshire
Sat 15th Jul 2017
Finds identification day at Warrington Museum and Art Gallery
Bring your archaeological finds for identification and recording by Vanessa Oakden (the Finds Liaison Officer for Cheshire, Manchester and Merseyside). This is the first in a series... [Read more]
London | Oxfordshire
Sat 3rd Jun 2017 - Sun 17th Sep 2017
South East | Kent
Sat 22nd Jul 2017 - Sat 19th Aug 2017
South West | Cornwall
Sat 15th Jul 2017 - Sun 30th Jul 2017
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Various dates (see below)

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