Science Museum of Virginia
2500 West Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23220
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11 am - 2 pm at the Science Museum of Virginia
This celebration of International Archaeology Day will bring together local archaeologists and advocates for Richmond’s archaeological heritage in order to highlight scientific aspects of archaeology while raising public awareness of local sites and of the need to consider archaeological heritage in the ongoing development of this historic city. There will be hands-on activities for kids including mock excavation, artifact sorting, and shipwreck mapping as well as a family-friendly lecture on current archaeology in Virginia.
Building Democracy: Athenian Architecure and the Birth of the Classical Period
Sponsored by Richmond Society, AIA, University of Richmond, Department of Classical Studies