Mead Art Museum to Host National Archaeology Day Events in October
July 7, 2012
The Mead Art Museum of Amherst College will promote National Archaeology Day 2012 through four events in the month of October. The events will highlight objects from antiquity that were excavated in the 19th century and underscore the importance of archaeological context. These events include two events for college students, one for adult community members, and one for area families.
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