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Archaeology and Earth Science Day

The event will feature a variety of activities in observance of International Archaeology Day, National Earth Science Week and Ohio Archaeology Month. Visitors are encouraged to bring their rocks, minerals, fossils and artifacts for identification by Museum scientists. Guests can also try primitive technologies such as atlatl spear throwing and watch other demonstrations. Museum curators, guest scientists and representatives from regional institutions and universities will be on hand to answer questions. There will be kid-friendly crafts available in the Smead Discovery Center to create and take home. Students and individuals interested in archaeology and earth sciences can learn about upcoming Museum projects, excavations, field trips and volunteer opportunities. Representatives from related clubs and organizations will provide information about special programs to work with geologists, paleontologists and archaeologists in the field. In addition, visitors can check out all of the Museum’s permanent exhibits, including touring the Seismic Observatory and hear about recent earthquake activity in our region. The event is free with general Museum admission.

Date & Time

October 15, 2016

10:00AM - 4:00PM

Add to Calendar 10/15/201610:00 AM 10/15/201604:00 PM America/New_York Archaeology and Earth Science Day The event will feature a variety of activities in observance of International Archaeology Day, National Earth Science Week and Ohio Archaeology... More info at www.todaysfamilymagazine.com/events/100348/archaeology-and-earth-science-day Cleveland Museum of Natural History University Circle 1 Wade Oval Drive, Cleveland, OH 44106 axEakIwmdzNKaowyWmiv58927

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Cleveland Museum of Natural History University Circle 1 Wade Oval Drive Cleveland 44106 OH US

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216-231-4600

Admission: $15 adults; $10 ages 3-18, college students with valid ID and seniors over age 60; free for children 2 and under.

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