Saturday Feb 7 2015
Archaeology, Children's Program

Archaeology Family Workshop

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Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center (map)
Saturday, February 7, 2015, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Reservations: Required

This two-hour workshop, entitled "Archaeology of Enslaved Populations," provides a hands-on introduction to archaeology at Monticello.  In a classroom setting participants engage in a mock archaeological excavation. While handling and observing authentic artifacts, participants work together to uncover evidence about the people who lived at Monticello. 

For children in grades 4 through 7 accompanied by an adult.  Call 434-984-9880 to make a reservation.

Also: November 14, Archaeology Family Workshop II: Piecing Together Puzzles of the Past

Archaeologist assisting Family Workshop participant in identifying artifacts.

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