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International Archaeology Day

Archaeologist Discover New/Old Worlds

On Saturday, October 19th, in celebration of International Archaeology Day, the Center for New Mexico Archaeology.

Doors will open its doors to the public to learn about New Mexico’s fascinating 12,000-year cultural heritage through hands-on activities and demonstrations.

Come throw atlatls, shoot bows and arrows, make yucca fiber string, watch pottery firings, learn about coiled basketry, talk with archaeologists, and have a look at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture’s new exhibit: Women in Archaeology.

Tour the Center for New Mexico Archaeology, the storage facility for New Mexico’s archaeological collections, as well as working research laboratories for the Office of Archaeological Studies.

Saturday October 19, 2019

Center for New Mexico Archaeology
7 Old Cochiti Road
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87507