Event: Archaeology Day, 10/10

french legation dig

In celebration of Texas Archaeology Month, come out to the French Legation Museum to learn about archaeology through fun activities! On Saturday, October 10th from 1-5pm, bring the entire family to:

  • Dig in! and excavate artifacts in a mock dig
  • Display excavated artifacts in a mock museum
  • Learn about layering with a stratigraphy activity
  • Piece it together with a pottery shard activity

Tours of the house will be given at 1:15, 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00pm. Admission for tours is $5 per person.Advertisement
Archeology Day
Saturday, October 10, 2015

French Legation Museum
802 San Marcos Street
Austin, TX 78702

About Nicole Basham 793 Articles
A native Austinite and soccer-playing mom, Nicole uses her 10-year-old son as an excuse to rediscover her hometown through his eyes. In Thoreau's words, her mission is to "suck out all the marrow of life", or in her son's words, to cultivate in him a love of "advenchers".

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