International Archaeology Day is an annual celebration that promotes stronger education and engagement with archaeology. Museums, universities and other institutions host special events in the United States, Canada and abroad; more than 900 events were held in two dozen countries in 2017. Find an event below to take part with ARCE chapters and members.
UNCOVER ARCHAEOLOGY: COMMUNITY ARCHAEOLOGY DAY AT THE JOUKOWSKY INSTITUTE
Saturday, October 20 at 11:00 a.m.
See ancient coins, touch human and animal bones and examine and draw other artifacts from thousands of years ago – coached by experts! In Rhode Island Hall, talk with Brown's archaeologists about their fieldwork all over the world.
Brown University, Rhode Island Hall
Check event details » ANCIENT EGYPTIAN FURNITURE: FROM THE EARLIEST EXAMPLES TO THOSE "WONDERFUL THINGS" OF THE NEW KINGDOM
Saturday, October 20, at 6:30 p.m.
Lecture by Geoffrey Killen, Independent Scholar
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Attend a lecture by Thomas Levy, a distinguished professor who holds the Norma Kershaw Chair in the Archaeology of Ancient Israel and Neighboring Lands at the University of California, San Diego. Lecture followed by high tea.