One event on February 20, 2024 at 10:00 am
An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2021
Sponsored by: Exploring Joara Foundation
Volunteers are invited to join in the excavation of the Berry site, located outside of Morganton, North Carolina. Berry is the location of the Native town of Joara and the Spanish Fort San Juan which was built in January 1567 and destroyed in 1568. Fort San Juan, occupied by 30 Spanish soldiers, constitutes the earliest European colonial settlement in the interior of the United States.