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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What's on

West Midlands | Warwickshire
Tue 25th Jul 2017 - Thu 27th Jul 2017
 Make 'n' Take activities for children at Nuneaton Museum
We're offering free creative activities with a Roman, Tudor and Medieval theme between 25 and 27 July at Nuneaton Museum & Art Gallery. Make a Tudor Rose, A Roman Mosaic Plate... [Read more]
East | Bedfordshire
Sat 15th Jul 2017 - Sun 16th Jul 2017
East Midlands | Leicestershire
Mon 17th Jul 2017 - Wed 19th Jul 2017
South East | Buckinghamshire
Thu 20th Jul 2017
Scotland | Shetland
Sat 8th Jul 2017

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14 hours 9 min ago
Visit for a torchlight tour & discover the of Bath & NE Somerset… https://t.co/XFGlo9BxWI
18 hours 48 min ago
RT : all about sharing and best practice today. And we like cake baking to… https://t.co/0szFu6kovm
18 hours 49 min ago
RT : masterclass day is underway. Great to be part of it https://t.co/LK8ukST0RV
20 hours 3 min ago
RT : Looking forward to sessions today +making links w . Above all don't forget cake! https://t.co/2YYRKr8wbF
22 hours 52 min ago
RT : Celebrate this summer with a day of discovery with our Northampton team and ! https://t.co/BXgfZlMrRq
22 hours 53 min ago
RT : We shall be at Leics at Jewry Wall on 9 July and also giving talks/tours of https://t.co/Asp0r7k53M

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