Three More Organizations Return for International Archaeology Day 2013
June 21, 2013
The Bell County Museum, Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site, and Friends of Dinosaur Ridge are all returning Collaborating Organizations for International Archaeology Day 2013. On October 19th the Bell County Museum will hold a family friendly mock archaeological dig along with a tour of a site and will also welcome renactors. The Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site will host an exhibit about what it is like to work in an Archaeological Field School. Earlier on October 12th, the Friends of Dinosaur Ridge will host a large outdoor event at which they expect an upwards of 600 people! Check the International Archaeology Day Event Calendar for information on these and all events.
International Archaeology Day in Anchorage, Alaska was hosted by archaeologists from the state and federal level at University of Anchorage.
For International Archaeology Day, the Oriental Institute hosted a film screening "Breaking Ground: the Story of the Oriental Institute."
Parkin Archeological State Park commemorated International Archaeology Day 2013