Kentucky Archaeology Month

KAM & Law 2023

Kentucky Archaeology Month
The new poster is the 2023 Kentucky Archaeology Month poster, prepared by the Kentucky Organization of Professional Archaeologists. This year, it focuses on the local plants domesticated by Kentucky’s ancient Native peoples.

Copies of the newly reprinted/revised Kentucky Before Boone poster also will be available. The one-color poster is free; the full color poster costs $10.00.

Living Archaeology Weekend
It’s time! The 35th annual Living Archaeology Weekend event is right around the corner: Friday and Saturday September 15-16, 2023 at the Gladie Center in the Red River Gorge.

The Saturday, September 16th event is open to the general public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free. Concessions will be available for purchase from the American Veterans Post 67 from Clay City.

On Friday, September 15, demonstrations are for preregistered school groups only.

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Kentucky Archaeology Month 2021

It’s that time of year again! We’re pleased to present our poster for this year, featuring the Middle Archaic period. Posters and brochures will be available for pickup soon, please contact Anne Bader for more information.

We realize that with current Covid situation in Kentucky there may be fewer events this year, but if you are involved with or know of an event, please email to get it added to our calendar. We encourage everyone to stay safe out there!