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

Scotland | Argyll
Various dates (see below)
Enchanting monuments and magical places at Kilmartin Museum
This year Kilmartin Museum will be celebrating its 20th year, and the festival activities are focused on the enchanting monuments and historical sites that sit within Kilmartin... [Read more]
South East | East Sussex
Mon 17th Jul 2017
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Thu 20th Jul 2017

Twitter feed

3 hours 4 min ago
RT : 700 years of history visible in one square! https://t.co/9sUbMju70S
3 hours 5 min ago
RT : Blue skies for the start of walking tour of with Paul Schofield https://t.co/HA8oWjHwQ7
3 hours 5 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 53 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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4 hours 27 min ago
RT : Before and after cleaning the ship's timbers at today. Good work FROGs! https://t.co/rV1dxCv0ga
4 hours 54 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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