Dine and Dig with Archaeologists!

Saturday, June 10, 2017 -
11:30am to 4:30pm

Location: 

  • Dickson Mounds, Lewistown

Event Venue: 

Morton Village Site, near Dickson Mounds.

Event Audience: 

Adult

Fee: 

Free, donations appreciated.

Additional Dates: June 17, 24, July 1, 8.

Join us for this new program series!  Enjoy lunch with archaeologists, learn about the Morton Village Site excavation, and then dig!  Participants will receive hands-on instruction in proper excavation techniques and how to identify, clean, organize, and sort their finds.

Registration required, space is limited.  Age 18 and older. Call 309-547-3721 to register.  Activities may be held indoors and outdoors in hot, humid, dusty conditions.  Participants are required to provide their own sack lunch, snacks, and transportation to and from the excavation site.  Register for one, two, or all of the sessions.  Free, donations appreciated.

Excavation at the Morton Village Site.

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