Elkhart County Historical Museum to Celebrate with Reenactment
May 17, 2012
Collaborating Organization Elkhart County Historical Museum will hold their annual reenactment Gathering at Five Medals, a juried living history event, on the weekend of National Archaeology Day. The event in Elkhart County, Indiana, portrays the region from the years 1650 to 1815. Many of the reenactors have used archaeological research to create their personas and experimental archaeology such as flintknapping will also be a part of this fun event. Organizers currently expect approximately 3,000 attendees including 700 school children.
The Bayon Information Center in Siem Reap, Cambodia has joined as a new Collaborating Organization for International Archaeology Day 2013.
The Legacy: Hands on the Past, Center for Archaeological Research at The University of Texas at San Antonio and Frank H. McClung Museum at the University of Tennessee Knoxville have returned for International Archaeology Day 2013.
This week, the AIA has paired with two new organizations to promote International Archaeology Day 2013.