National Archaeology Day Celebrations at the Journey Museum
October 23, 2012
South Dakota’s Journey Museum celebrated their inaugural Earth Science Day on October 13 in honor of National Archaeology Day. Turn out was much better than expected, with 125 attendees turning out to enjoy the family-friendly archaeology fair. Activities included a film screening and a mock dig, which was a big hit with the kids.
University of Alaska Anchorage hosted International Archaeology Day on October 19th.
The Northeast Region of the Florida Public Archaeology Network hosted an Archaeology Bar Crawl through downtown St. Augustine in honor of International Archaeology Day.
The Commission to Preserve National Monuments celebrated the International Archaeology Day with a series of events titled "Cultural Memory, a Vanishing Treasure: Archaeological Heritage of BiH."