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 2016 Festival of Archaeology is now over. Thank you to all of our event organisers and everyone who came along to events. The 2017 Festival of Archaeology will take place between 15 - 30 July and registration for events is now open! .

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South West | Devon
Various dates (see below)
A journey through time at the Devon Rural Archive
A journey through time is a special exhibition commissioned by the Devon Rural Archive and will guide visitors through the Shilstone landscape from the Neolithic to the present... [Read more]

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5 hours 35 min ago
The Festival team will be hosting a crafty event on 22 July in York, more details to follow soon! https://t.co/oFOQKxa9pC
7 hours 53 min ago
Or how about a visit to a restored townhouse? https://t.co/QRjpBq6F5H
7 hours 55 min ago
Fancy going on a over ? What not head down to Bosworth https://t.co/U5REuNMTL5
1 day 5 hours ago
1 day 5 hours ago
in are excavating a Late Bronze & Iron Age enclosure. Why not join their field school… https://t.co/trpOUVrOB8
1 day 6 hours ago
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RT : 'll be starting their exciting programme tomorrow! Don't miss out! https://t.co/RgJf6oOBCy

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