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Family Days -  Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday at 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM

For the price of regular Museum admission:

  • Take a tour of the museum
  • Throw darts with an atlatl
  • Conduct a Scavenger Hunt in our Main Hall
  • Tour our Hands-on Archaeology Lab
  • and participate in a special fun program and create a craft to take home.

Family Program and Craft Activity change each week.  Here is our upcoming schedule:

July 5,8,10: Trash Talks and Simple Beading
July 12,15,17: Native American Music & Pottery
July 19, 22, 24: Sports and Hunting Program & Snake Painting
July 26, 29, 31: Mystery Box & Talking Stick
August 2, 5, 7: What is Archaeology? & Braided Beading
August 9, 12, 14: Trash Talks & Simple Beading
August 16, 19, 21: Native American Music & Pottery
August 23: Sports and Hunting Program & Snake Painting



Volunteer Saturdays - 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Drop by to help process prehistoric artifacts excavated from sites in western Tennessee, help in landscaping our gardens and trail, and much more. Come for one hour or the entire four. Children are welcome with parental supervision. No experience is required.

The 2014 Volunteer Saturday Schedule Is:

  • July 19
  • August 16
  • September 20
  • October 18
  • November 15
  • December 13


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