Festival of Archaeology UK Co-ordinated by the Council for British Archaeology, the 2014 Festival offered over 1,000 events nationwide, organised by museums, heritage organisations, national and country parks, universities, local societies, and community archaeologists. We are now getting excited about our 25th anniversary this year! The 25th Festival of Archaeology will take place between the 11th - 26th July 2015 and registration is now open!
The European Day of Archaeology. Internet and social media can be turned into very powerful tools to share information and create a wide participatory approach around a specific event and topic. In the UK this has been done with the ‘Day of Archaeology’ project created by post-graduate students in March 2011, and currently proposed, within NEARCH, at a European and international level.
The Day of Archaeology project aims to provide a window into the daily lives of archaeologists from all over | Find out what archaeologists really do. Have you ever wondered what archaeologists really get up to? Is it all just digging or is there a lot more to it? the world. The project asks people working, studying or volunteering in the archaeological world to participate with us in a “Day of Archaeology”, images or video on this website. This year, Friday 24th July 2015.