Archaeology Day at Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History

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October 17, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

As part of the state-wide initiative “Oklahoma Archaeology Month,” the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History invites the Norman and the Metro-area to “Archaeology Day at the Museum” on October 17 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Experience the museum like never before with interactive games, flintknapping demonstrations, atlatl target practice and behind-the-scenes tours given by the curator and graduate students. All activities are included with the price of museum admission.

These fun activities are great for the whole family!

For more information, visit www.facebook.com/archaeologymonth or contact Marc Levine, mlevine@ou.edu.

Date: Saturday, October 17, 2015
Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Archaeology Day Activities

  • Flintknapping Demonstration
  • Learn Traditional Cordage: “Knot” Your Everyday Activity!
  • Archaeologist-led Tours of the Hall of People of Oklahoma
  • Learn to Throw an Atlatl: High-Tech Paleolithic Weaponry!
  • Archaeo-scavenger Hunt in the Hall of People of Oklahoma
  • Sandbox Excavations (don’t forget the sunscreen)
  • Archaeology-themed Arts & Crafts

Details

Date:
October 17, 2015
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:
None

Venue

Sam Noble Museum
2401 Chatauqua Ave
Norman, OK 73072 United States
Phone:
(405) 325-4712
Website:
http://samnoblemuseum.ou.edu