Discovering Archaeology Day

DISCOVERING ARCHAEOLOGY DAY   

April 9, 11 am to 4 pm

Free Admission

 

Bring the entire family for a day of interactive learning and fun with archaeologists from across Maryland and Virginia, including hands-on activities for kids of all ages, archaeological site and lab tours, exhibits, games, giveaways, and cool crafts. This event will take place inside and around the Maryland Archaeological Conservation Lab, located on the grounds of the park.  The lab is home to over 10 million archaeological artifacts from across the state and contains one of the largest archaeological conservation labs in the nation-a must-see! There will be food and beverages for sale at the event.  Appropriate for all ages.

Activities include:

  • Have artifact experts identify and date your finds! 
  • Participate in an artifact scavenger hunt!
  • Help make a soapstone bowl
  • Watch experts compete in an arrow-making competition
  • Create your own rock art!
  • Mend broken pottery
  • Remote sensing demonstration
  • Eel pot crafting demonstration
For more information, call 410-586-8538

Human Trafficking GET HELP

National Human Trafficking Hotline - 24/7 Confidential

1-888-373-7888 233733 More Information on human trafficking in Maryland

Customer Service Promise

The State of Maryland pledges to provide constituents, businesses, customers, and stakeholders with friendly and courteous, timely and responsive, accurate and consistent, accessible and convenient, and truthful and transparent services.

Take Our Survey

Help Stop Fraud in State Government

The Maryland General Assembly’s Office of Legislative Audits operates a toll-free fraud hotline to receive allegations of fraud and/or abuse of State government resources. Information reported to the hotline in the past has helped to eliminate certain fraudulent activities and protect State resources.

More Information