Festival of Leicestershire and Rutland Archaeology

Saturday 2 – Sunday 31 July 2022

Where will your Festival journey take you?

Welcome to the Festival of Leicestershire and Rutland Archaeology. The Festival runs from Saturday 2nd to Sunday 31st July.

Find out what is going on below and take a journey through your local archaeology! Join us and celebrate the rich and diverse heritage of Leicestershire and Rutland. Go to new places, and old, and explore the archaeology and history that is all around us.

The Festival of Leicestershire and Rutland Archaeology is part of the Council of British Archaeology’s national Festival of Archaeology (16-31 July). To find out more about the national Festival and what else is going on across Britain visit https://www.archaeologyuk.org/festival.html

The Festival in Leicestershire and Rutland is financially supported by: Leicestershire Fieldworkers; Leicestershire Archaeological and Historical Society; Leicestershire and Rutland Heritage Forum; CBA East Midlands;  Leicestershire Industrial History Society; The Friends of Jewry Wall Museum;  Hinckley Archaeological Society; University of Leicester Archaeological Services