AIA Societies

Local Societies are the backbone of the AIA. Located across the United States, Canada, and abroad (Greece and Iberia), societies are run by and for their own AIA Members, giving individual members the satisfaction of being involved in the AIA at both the national and local levels.

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AIA Headquarters sponsors national lectures annually for each society. But the heart of every AIA Society is the locally planned programs—field trips, local tours, symposia, film festivals, and study groups—as well as additional lectures organized independently by each society. Society Members enjoy a full program of activities throughout the year that serve to foster and enhance their interest in archaeology.

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Each year, the AIA honors the hard work and dedication of our societies and their volunteers through several awards. Learn more

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The Kentucky Society will host an exhibition on the results of three seasons of archaeological investigations at the site of Monte Palazzi, in the southern Italian region of Calabria. Afterwards, the exhibit will be taken to Italy and will be put on permanent display with bilingual captions in the village of Cassari near Monte Palazzi.

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