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 | Cornwall
Wed 19th Jul 2017
Digging for history in St. Tudy
An inaugural meeting for those interested in carying out a test pit survey of the village of St. Tudy, Cornwall, later in the year. [Read more]
North West | Lancashire
Fri 28th Jul 2017
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sat 29th Jul 2017
North West | Merseyside
Thu 27th Jul 2017

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