Can You Dig It? Archaeology and Fossil Day Celebration
Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America East Tennessee Society and the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture
AIA Society Event: Tennessee
Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 1:30pm - 5:00pm
McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture
1327 Circle Park Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996
In celebration of International Archaeology Day and National Fossil Day, the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Tennessee, and the Archaeological Institute of America, East Tennessee Society, are hosting Can You Dig It?–an event for families and the public on Sunday, October 12 from 1:30-5:00 p.m. at the Museum.
A number of activities for children, including games, demonstrations, and take home crafts related to archaeology and fossils, will be available. Visitors can also bring artifacts, rocks, and fossils for identification by experts. Archaeologists, paleontologists, and geologists will be on hand to talk with visitors about their work, and present displays about their research around the world. All activities are free and open to the public.