Family Event: Zooarchaeology Laboratory Open House

Date: 

Oct 03, 2015, 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Location: 

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology
Zooarchaeology Lab Open House

Enjoy a behind-the-scenes visit to a major museum lab that helps archaeologists identify excavated animal bones. Are the bones from an ancient human occupation site or last year’s picnic? Researchers will demonstrate techniques using skeletons of modern animals. This is a popular event for school-age children.

Family Event. Regular museum admission rates apply. Free parking in the 52 Oxford Street Garage for Amazing Archaeology Fair at Harvard (same day).