Archaeology Day

Date(s) – May 10 2014
10:30 am – 4:30 pm

Chieftains will host a free Archaeology Day program in honor of Georgia Archaeology Month at the museum from 10:30am-4:30pm on Saturday, May 10, 2014.

Visitors will be able to tour the grounds where past archaeological discoveries have been made, see the
Archaeology Lab located in the Grizzard Center, and learn the scientific methods behind a dig with archaeologist
Dave Davis.

In addition, the museum will feature pieces of its archaeological collection with regular tours of the museum.

Archaeological presentations by Dave Davis:

Member Tour: 9:00-10:15am

Tour 1: (25 people only)   10:30-11:45am

Tour 2: (25 people only)    2:00-3:15pm

Members can come to a special early session to be the first to experience this new tour. All tours are walking tours and will take place rain or shine. Presentations are limited to 25 people each session with a reservation. To make a reservation call (706) 291-9494. Museum tours will be given every hour beginning at 10:30am and do not require a reservation. This program is free and open to the public.

Plan to join us as we “dig” into the history of Chieftains!