Archaeological fieldwork throughout Leicestershire

Festival of Archaeology

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The 2020 CBA Festival of Archaeology will run in two parts – a digital Festival from 11-19 July and the main Festival activities from 24 October – 1 November.

In Leicestershire, there will be a number of digital events through July. Please see below for details. For other events, please visit the Festival’s website at

Find out more at Cultural Quarter Earlies Online – July 11th

Find out more at Richard III: The King Under the Car Park and Revealing Grey Friars: Leicester’ Lost Franciscan Friary

Find out more at Roman Leicester in 2020

Find out more at The Story of the Enderby Shield

Find out more at Buildings, Burials and Bones

Find out more at Living with cauldrons