Maryland Archeology Month

April 2017

At The Water's Edge:

Our Past on the Brink

Maryland Archeology Month is a celebration of our shared archeological heritage - created by Maryland's diverse inhabitants over the last 12,000 years. Protecting this irreplaceable archeological heritage provides opportunities to discover and learn from the past. We invite you to "Get Involved!" in Maryland's past by attending as many events as you can.

Archeology Month Events:


Events by Location

Events by Date

April 20

Lecture: Recent Research by HSMC Archaeologists

Henry Miller, Maryland Heritage Scholar and Travis Parno, Chief Archaeologist, will present on recent archaeological research undertaken by Historic St. Mary's City

Historic St. Mary’s City: HSMC Visitor Center auditorium, 18751 Hogaboom Ln, St Marys City, MD 20686

7:00 pm

Contact Person: 1-800-SMC-1634 or 240-895-4990 HSMC

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Lecture:: The Josiah Henson Site and Museum, An Update

A talk by Montgomery County Parks archaeologist, Cassandra Michaud, on the results of previous years excavations at the Josiah Henson Site and plans for a museum and visitors’ center

Mid-Potomac Chapter, Archaeology program of Montgomery County Parks, and the Rockville Science Center

Needwood Mansion, 6700 Needwood Road, Derwood, MD 20855

7:30 pm

Contact Person:   Don Housley 301-424-8526     email:

Fee  FREE       and Montgomery County


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