Sat., Jan. 4, 2014 | 10 am – 4 pm
Included with museum admission; FREE for Burke members
Join the Burke Museum for a day of activities that explore the past and present, including archaeology exhibits, hands-on activities, and conversations with specialists.
Examine ancient Peruvian textiles from the Burke's archaeology collection
Get close to unique artifacts found in our very own Puget Sound region
Try your hand at the ancient hunting skill of atlatl throwing
Take part in hands-on archaeology themed crafts
Talk with Roman reenactors about what life was like for warriors in ancient Rome
Talk about shipwrecks in Lake Union with The Center for Wooden Boats
Discover how to make projectile points and archaeology-themed crafts
Archaeology Day is a special, one day-only annual event.