AIA-Stanford Society Celebrates International Archaeology Day
October 29, 2013
The AIA-Stanford Society celebrated International Archaeology Day 2013 with community visitors, including children, on an enthusiastic and fun lecture tour to the Stanford Cantor Arts Center and Museum to view three separate collections: Egyptian, Classical and Chinese. The children especially loved the Egyptian artifacts and mummy miscellany, and adults enjoyed the Chinese jades and Classical Greek vases.
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