State Archaeology and Historic Preservation Months/Weeks

Alaska

April is Alaska Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
https://www.nps.gov/gaar/learn/historyculture/ak-archaeology-month.htm

Arizona

March is Arizona Archaeology and Heritage Awareness Month.
Information can be found at:
https://azstateparks.com/archy

Arkansas

March is Arkansas Archeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://archeology.uark.edu/learn-discover/archeology-month/

California

October is California Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
https://scahome.org/archaeology-month-2/

Colorado

May is Colorado Archaeology & Historic Preservation Month.
Information can be found at:
https://www.historycolorado.org/archaeology-historic-preservation-month

Connecticut

October is Connecticut Archaeology Awareness Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.cac.uconn.edu/aaw.html

Delaware

May is Delaware Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.delawarearchaeology.org/

Florida

March is Florida Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://fpan.us/FAM/

Georgia

May is Georgia Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://thesga.org/category/archaeology-month/

Idaho

May is Idaho Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
https://history.idaho.gov/preservation-month

Illinois

September is Illinois Archaeology Awareness Month.
Information can be found at:
https://ilarchsurv.org/am

Indiana

September is Indiana Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.in.gov/dnr/historic/3674.htm

Iowa

September and October are Iowa Archaeology Months.
Information can be found at:
https://archaeology.uiowa.edu/iowa-archaeology-month-2015

Kansas

April is Kansas Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.ksarchaeo.info/KAM/KAM/index.html

Louisiana

October is Louisiana Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
https://www.crt.state.la.us/cultural-development/archaeology/discover-archaeology/archaeology-month/index

Maine

October is Maine Archaeology Month.
Information can be found by September at:
http://www.mainearchsociety.org/

Maryland

April is Maryland Archeology Month.
Information can be found at
http://www.marylandarcheology.org/

Massachusetts

October is Massachusetts Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.sec.state.ma.us/MHC/mhcarch/ArchMonthintro.htm

Michigan

October is Michigan Archaeology Month.
Information is posted in August and can be found at:
http://www.michigan.gov/archaeology

Minnesota

Minnesota Archaeology Week is celebrated in September.
Information can be found at:
https://mn.gov/admin/archaeologist/educators/events/archaeology-week/

Mississippi

October is Mississippi Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.msarchaeology.org/maa/arch_month.html

Missouri

September is Missouri Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
https://associations.missouristate.edu/mas/archaeologymonth.html

Montana

April is Montana Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.mtarchaeologicalsociety.org/16401.html

Nebraska

Nebraska Archaeology Month is celebrated in September.
Information can be found at:
https://nebraskaarchaeology.org/nebraska-archaeology-month/

Nevada

May Nevada Archaeology Awareness and Historic Preservation Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.nvarch.org/

New Hampshire

April is New Hampshire Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.nhas.org

New Mexico

May is New Mexico Heritage Preservation Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.nmhistoricpreservation.org/programs/preservation-month.html

New York

New York State Archaeology Season is from May through October.
Information can be found at:
http://www.nyarchaeology.org

Ohio

October is Ohio Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
https://www.ohiohistory.org/learn/collections/archaeology/archaeology-blog/2013/september-2013/ohio-archaeology-month

Oregon

October is Oregon Archaeology Celebration.
Information can be found at:
http://www.oregon.gov/OPRD/HCD/

Pennsylvania

October is Pennsylvania Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.pennsylvaniaarchaeology.com/ArchMonth.htm

Rhode Island

October is Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.preservation.ri.gov/news/

South Dakota

May is South Dakota Archaeology & Historic Preservation Month.
Information can be found at:
http://history.sd.gov/preservation/

Tennessee

Tennessee Archaeology Awareness Week is held in September, along with a 30-day blogfest.
Information can be found at:
https://tennesseearchaeologycouncil.wordpress.com/taam/

Texas

October is Texas Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.thc.state.tx.us/archeology/aatam.shtml

Utah

May is Utah Archaeology and Preservation Month.
Information can be found at:
https://heritage.utah.gov/history/archaeology-preservation-month-2018

Vermont

September is Vermont Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://historicsites.vermont.gov/archaeology_month

Virginia

October is Virginia Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.dhr.virginia.gov/arch_DHR/archaeo_index.htm

Washington

October is Washington Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
https://dahp.wa.gov/news-events/archaeology-month

West Virginia

October is West Virginia Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.wvculture.org/shpo/shpoindex.aspx

Wisconsin

May is Wisconsin Historic Preservation and Archaeology Month.
Information can be found at:
http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/hp/hpmonth/

Wyoming

September is Wyoming Archaeology Awareness Month.
Information can be found at:
http://wyoshpo.state.wy.us/aamonth/

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.