The camp will be held on the scenic and historic campus of Middleburg Academy in Middleburg, VA. Campers will have the opportunity to experience what it is like to work on an archaeological dig with real archaeologists. Campers will learn archaeological techniques, artifact identification, and how archaeology helps us to understand individuals who created the world we live in today.
Among other things campers will gain experience with:
- Excavating using scientific methods
- Identifying, processing, and cataloging prehistoric and historic artifacts
- Utilizing historic research
- Interpreting archaeological finds
Come dig with us, get your hands dirty, and have fun!