International Archaeology Day Blog

Archaeology of Sound to Launch for IAD 2018

October 19, 2018

The OTS Foundation for Neolithic Studies will launch its new audio/visual encounter with the Archaeology of Sound to commemorate International Archaeology Day.

Archaeology School Day at Fort Laurens

October 19, 2018

On October 18, nearly 300 homeschool students and parents flocked to Bolivar, Ohio for Archaeology School Day.

Where in the World? II

October 19, 2018

Can you name the modern country that each archaeological site is located in?

Living or Dead?

October 18, 2018

Do you know if these archaeological sites built primarily for the living or the dead?

IAD 2018 Spotlight on Auckland, NZ

October 17, 2018

Our partner, Auckland Council, just completed their 2-week Auckland Heritage Festival 2018 which included several IAD events. Mary Kienholz provides us an eyewitness account for two.

US or Canadian National Park?

October 17, 2018

National parks are great places to find out more about archaeology. Do you know which national historical parks (or monuments) are operated by the US and which by Canada?

Where in the World?

October 16, 2018

Can you name the modern country that each archaeological site is located in?

Name the Maya Site

October 15, 2018

With a few clues, can you determine which Maya archaeological site we are hinting at?

Fun Facts about Petra

October 12, 2018

The first week of trivia wraps up with questions about the rose-red city. Test your knowledge and learn some new facts!

Name the Archaeological Site

October 11, 2018

Can you name the sites described? Check back each weekday from now until IAD to try new puzzles. 

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