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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South East | Kent
Mon 24th Jul 2017
Family Monday at Knole
Join the National Trust at Knole in Sevenoaks for a FREE event suitable for children aged 5 -12. We'll be looking at Knole during the Victorian period - you could even come... [Read more]
West Midlands | Shropshire
Wed 26th Jul 2017
South West | Cornwall
Sat 22nd Jul 2017 - Sun 23rd Jul 2017
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sat 22nd Jul 2017 - Sun 23rd Jul 2017
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Sat 15th Jul 2017

Twitter feed

3 hours 9 min ago
RT : 700 years of history visible in one square! https://t.co/9sUbMju70S
3 hours 10 min ago
RT : Blue skies for the start of walking tour of with Paul Schofield https://t.co/HA8oWjHwQ7
3 hours 11 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 59 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 32 min ago
RT : Before and after cleaning the ship's timbers at today. Good work FROGs! https://t.co/rV1dxCv0ga
5 hours 25 sec 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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