1st Community Archaeology Fair, Charlottesville, VA

The University of Virginia and the Archaeological Institute of America, Charlottesville Chapter, cordially invite you to attend the 1st Community Archaeology Fair,  in celebration of Virginia, National and International Archaeology Days.

When: Saturday, Oct 11, 11 am-5 pm RAIN OR SHINE

Where: University of Virginia Main Grounds (Campbell Hall, Ruffin Hall, Fralin Museum of Art), Charlottesville.

Free and open to the public. Free parking in the adjacent Culbreth Garage.

Activities include meeting with local archaeologists and hearing about their work all over the world, a simulated archaeological dig, artifact sorting and replication, a scavenger hunt, face-painting, gallery tours, storytelling by Peter Jones (Tell us a Tale, WTJU 91.1 FM), short archaeology film showings, computer games and visualizations. For a complete calendar of events, please click here.

Please join us for a day of family fun celebrating and learning about archaeology!

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