New River Mock Archaeological Dig

Next date: Sep 28, 2018 - click here for time schedule - English

A family friendly hands-on experience that explores Fort Lauderdale’s rich archaeological past.

Visitors will conduct an archaeological excavation using the tools and techniques of the field. After fully documenting artifacts from your assigned investigative site, the entire team will reassemble to compare findings and formulate a hypothesis of what the site might have been. Afterwards visitors will tour History Fort Lauderdale’s 3 museums which include archaeological artifacts from multiple local investigations.

Visitors will also be given an archaeologist’s notepad and pen to record findings as a souvenir to remember their investigation.


History Fort Lauderdale
231 Southwest 2nd Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 (Map)

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