Archaeology Lab Methods School

Location: Portsmouth, NH

Season: June 3, 2024 to June 7, 2024

Deadline Type: Rolling


Program Type:
Field School

RPA Certified:

Strawbery Banke Museum

Project Director:
Alexandra Martin

Project Description:

Join the Strawbery Banke Archaeologist for a hands-on introduction to professional archaeological lab methods. Learn about ceramic technology and identification, the history of glass bottles, and the significance of “small finds.” Then, see how archaeological research provides a foundation for museum interpretation. This workshop is intended for students majoring in history, anthropology, museum studies, or related disciplines.

Period(s) of Occupation: Historic New England

Project Size: 1-24 participants

Minimum Age: 16

Experience Required: No experience is required, though previous coursework in archaeology or history might be helpful!

Room and Board Arrangements:
Housing may be available on the museum grounds at an additional cost -- please inquire.

Contact Information:

Alexandra Martin

17 Hancock Street




United States

Phone: (603) 422-7521

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