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Archaeology Day

Sat., Jan. 4, 2014 | 10 am – 4 pm

Included with museum admission; FREE for Burke members

How did humans live in the past?  What tools did they make and how did they make them? What was going on in Puget Sound 40, 400, and 4,000 years ago? Find out for yourself at Archaeology Day—a day-long celebration of us—the humans!

Activities include:

Archaeology Day is a special, one-day-only annual event.

A Peruvian textile from the Burke’s archaeology collection, Cat. No. 1988-120.2c.
Photo courtesy of the Burke Museum.
Visitors can try throwing an atlatl—a spear-throwing tool—at the Burke Museum’s Archaeology Day.
Photo by Andrew Waits.

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