On the ground

Salisbury Museum's Festival of Archaeology 2023

Multiple dates and times available

Festival of Archaeology 22-23 July

At the museum!

A showground of living history, archaeology, experiences, food and fun!

Set in the grounds of the museum, in the heart of the city, this weekend event for all ages is a must for your summer diary.

College of Chivalry ~ Cotswold Archaeology ~ Ancient Wessex Network ~ Andrew Ziminski, stonemason ~ Scrapstore children's art ~ strolling minstrel ~ Rockbourne Roman Villa ~ Wiltshire Museum ~ English Heritage Stonehenge ~ Cranborne Chase AONB ~ Portable Antiquities Scheme ~ Companions of the Longbow ~ Young Archaeologists Club ~ Real Ale stand ~ CBA Wessex ~ Wood Shack Cafe and look out for the ghost of Sir John Slade!

Showground, free talks and access to the museum included in donation entry all weekend.

Dogs welcome on leads

No booking required

Open 10am - 5pm

Saturday 22 - Sunday 23 July


Salisbury Museum, , Kings House, 65 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2EN, United Kingdom

Additional location/direction information

In the centre of Salisbury, next to the cathedral.


Sat, 22 Jul

10:00 AM

Sun, 23 Jul

10:00 AM

Duration of event

10am - 5pm Saturday 22 July - Sunday 23 July