International Archaeology Day
Sponsored by Philadelphia Society of the AIA with the Penn Museum (University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology)
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 11:00am


3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

Celebrate the Penn Museum’s newest exhibition Moundbuilders: Ancient Architects of North America, and learn more about the real work of archaeology in North America and around the world at this special event co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America Philadelphia Society.

3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Meet archaeologist and Moundbuilders curator Megan Kassabaum and other Penn Museum researchers.

Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the Center for the Analysis of Archaeological Materials (CAAM), where archaeologists and other scholars are making new discoveries about the ancient past via analyses of ceramics, metallurgy, faunal and skeletal remains,

and more, including:
ever popular Indiana Jones Obstacle Course for children of all ages (very cute, lots of fun!)
Scavenger hunts
Conservation windows

Contact Information
Tena Thomason, Assistant Director, Public Programs


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