Highland Archaeology Festival News
7th September 2023
HAF 2023 Conference Tickets are now on Sale
Tickets for the HAF Conference which will take place on 7th and 8th Octiber 2023, are now on sale.
Book you tickets now via Eventbrite here
This is a 2 day Conference showcasing the latest research and finds from the archaeology of the Highlands.
6th September 2023
Highland Family Heritage Day launches HAF 2023
HAF kicks off with the Highland Family Heritage Day on Saturday 23rd September 2023 at Dingwall Academy from 10am - 4pm. This is a free family friendly interactive event where children can learn how to make Bronze Age pots and dress up as marauding Vikings. There is also a programme of talks and many local heritage organisations will be there showcasing their ongoing work. Come along and get hands-on with your local heritage!
The full 2023 HAF Events Programme is now live and can be found on the Events Calendar section of the website.
HAF runs from 23rd September 2023 - 13th October 2023
There should be an event for everyone ranging from guided walks, excavations, museum exhibitions, heritage days and workshops. Take a look at our programme and find out what's happening near you!
Changes since events were posted on the website
An Engineered Landscape - this walk has been moved from 3rd October to 25th September
Women's Suffrage in the Highlands - this talk is now on 4th October
Boath: 2 Settlements with Corn-drying Kilns - this walk has been moved from 23rd Sept to 30th Sept
Backies Broch Guided Walk on 28th Sept. New meeting place arrangements, and information about reduced rate entry to Dunrobin Castle in the afternoon to see the finds. This is now a Level 3 walk
Viking Silver and Pewter casting on 6th October - this event has now been moved to 21st October
6 October Walk to Kinlochleven WWI POW Camp