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 took place between 15 - 30 July in 2017. Dates for the 2018 Festival will be announced shortly.

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Wales | Blaenau Gwent
Thu 27th Jul 2017
Evening Ramble – the Archaeology of Mynydd James/Tro Min Nos – Archaeoleg Mynydd James
This moderate circular walk will explore some of the recently discovered archaeology of Mynydd James and Cwm Celyn. Walking boots, waterproofs essential. In partnership with... [Read more]
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Tue 18th Jul 2017
London | Greater London
Fri 28th Jul 2017
South West | Dorset
Sat 29th Jul 2017
South East | East Sussex
Mon 26th Jun 2017 - Sat 5th Aug 2017

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9 hours 31 min ago
RT : What have you discovered during Big Recording Month? Share the sites you will record via hashtag https://t.co/IPCE8gPr7O
1 day 10 hours ago
RT : Stratigraphy cake featuring a chariot bruial & 3D printed sword (credit for that goes to )… https://t.co/UyHxEmPzuw
2 days 5 hours ago
RT : Don't forget you have until 31 Aug to submit a entry to festival@archaeologyuk.orghttps://t.co/kUr0qH0NhY
2 days 5 hours ago
RT : Our annual NW Industrial Archaeology Conference is on salt this year. Book now. https://t.co/VyMx9rfT8m
2 days 5 hours ago
RT : Our Jersey YAC is up and running! Keep sharing your archaeological adventures!! https://t.co/JyANhbsl4w
2 days 6 hours ago
It's Big Recording Month Wk 3 - get recording! https://t.co/bKfOzFuVYH https://t.co/zjRsAwjCOS

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