Archaeology Family Dig Days at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center


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Sat Apr 21, 2018, 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM


647 Contees Wharf RoadEdgewater, MD 21037
Photo Credit: SERC


Join the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center for our Saturday Archaeology Dig Day! Come learn about SERC's environmental archaeology program and help us excavate our current site. Be an archaeologist for a day as you dig and sieve sediments in search of artifacts, and participate in real, ongoing archaeological research.

Who: Individuals, families, small groups. Volunteers must be at least 10 years old to participate. Younger volunteers may be accepted on a case-by-case basis. Volunteers under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a participating adult.

Date: Saturday, April 21

Time: Morning (9:30AM to 12PM) and Afternoon (1PM to 3:30PM) sessions

Where: SERC Campus in Edgewater, MD


Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 10
  • 2.5 hours

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