Syracuse University Crown Point Archaeological Field-School

Location: Crown Point State Historic Site, New York

Season: May 12, 2024 to May 25, 2024

Deadline Type: Contact for Details

Program Type:
Field School

RPA Certified:

Syracuse University

Project Director:
Christopher DeCorse & Matthew O'Leary

Project Description:

Come join us for an intensive two-week archaeological program at the Crown Point State Historic Site. Sitting at the edge of the Adirondack Park, this park includes two imposing colonial forts – the French Fort St. Frédéric and Britain’s His Majesty’s Fort at Crown Point. This project studies life on the 18th c. frontier & the lasting impacts of 20th century archaeology on heritage sites.

Period(s) of Occupation: Colonial/Revolutionary, 1730s - 1790s

Project Size: 1-24 participants

Experience Required: None

Room and Board Arrangements:
Campsite & food included with tuition, no project fee, tent & basic camping supplies (i.e. sleeping bag, toiletries, etc) required

Academic Credit:
6 credit

Contact Information:

Matthew O'Leary

207 Maxwell Hall


New York

support Us

The AIA is North America's largest and oldest nonprofit organization dedicated to archaeology. The Institute advances awareness, education, fieldwork, preservation, publication, and research of archaeological sites and cultural heritage throughout the world. Your contribution makes a difference.

Post a Fieldwork Opportunity