Let's Go Dig With an Archaeologist

Archaeologists-in-training will dig in a mock outdoor excavation, where they will learn proper field techniques, including excavation, screening and identifying artifacts.

Note: Adults must remain with their children while they dig but do not require a ticket. We recommend this activity for children between the ages of 5 to 11 and not suitable for children under the age of 5. Please note that children will get dirty

  • 931 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy
  • Charlottesville, VA 22902

Region: Monticello Area

No other home in the United States more accurately reflects the personality of its owner than Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's architectural masterpiece and beloved mountaintop home. Monticello is the only home in America recognized by the United Nations as a World Heritage Site. Guided tours of the house are offered daily throughout the year;... more