National Archaeology Day in Elkhart County
October 4, 2012
The Elkhart County Historical Museum will be adding their Gathering at Five Metals to the list of events planned for National Archaeology Day. This annual celebration of local history is largely informed by archaeological research. Historical reenactors specializing in the skills and trades popular in the area will be focusing on Indiana's history from 1650 to 1815. This event will be held of National Archaeology Day weekend, at the Benton Spillway Site in River Preserve County Park.
As preparations for International Archaeology Day pick up speed, more groups sign on daily. Today, four new groups joined the cause.
The Society for California Archaeology has signed on as a collaborating organization for International Archaeology Day.
2013's International Archaeology Day sees the return of many collaborating organizations from years past!