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

North West | Merseyside
Wed 19th Jul 2017
Classical Archaeology: hands on!
An opportunity to handle and examine real and replica artefacts from the Classical world, including ancient Greek and Roman pottery. Talk to our archaeologists and learn more... [Read more]
South West | Wiltshire
Sun 16th Jul 2017
Wales | Isle of Anglesey
Wed 26th Jul 2017
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sun 16th Jul 2017

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3 hours 15 min ago
RT : 700 years of history visible in one square! https://t.co/9sUbMju70S
3 hours 15 min ago
RT : Blue skies for the start of walking tour of with Paul Schofield https://t.co/HA8oWjHwQ7
3 hours 16 min ago
RT : This Saturday meet Roma Antiqua at the Museum of Archaeology. Free entry. https://t.co/l5mntlSVyr https://t.co/0ggFfeUV71
4 hours 4 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
5 hours 5 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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