August Archaeology Events | 2018

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Photo of man using prehistoric tools.

Looking for a challenging expedition? A family-friendly festival? An engaging evening talk? Your wish is our command:

Islay Archaeology Week 
8 to 14 August – Inner Hebrides
Discover early prehistoric artefacts, trek to a deserted township, join an excavation and walk through Scotland’s early history

Ancient Foods and Crafts
15 August – Perth and Kinross
Celebrate this traditional harvest month at the Scottish Crannog Centre with interactive Iron-Age activities, including fire-making and cooking 

Dunbeath Broch Project
20 August to 9 September – Caithness, Highlands
Dig into this iconic monument and attend free talks, take part in an excavation and be inspired by a living history event and workshops 
Visit the Dig It! website to find even more archaeology events near you!

This story originally appeared in the August 2018 e-newsletter. Click here if you’d like to sign up.

Pictured – James Dilley for the Dunbeath Broch living history day © Ancientcraft