Event — Montpelier: James and Dolley Madison’s Home

Dig it! Montpelier Archaeology Tour

Where: James Madison’s Montpelier, David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center

11350 Constitution Highway, Montpelier Station, VA 22957

When: Saturday, June 17, 2017 | 1:00 pm

Details: See and experience archaeology in action. Duration: 1 hour

The Montpelier Archaeology Department is holding a series of monthly tours that highlight the many different components of the archaeological discovery process, including Locating, Excavating, Analyzing, and Reconstructing archaeological sites on the property. On these tours, you will see sites that have been located by the archaeology department, and explore the ongoing excavations and analysis being conducted by our staff!

Come visit the Montpelier Archaeology site and see and experience archaeology in action! This tour will present our most current findings at our active archaeological site, and give you a chance to get your hands dirty helping our #DigMontpelier team discover the past!

Cost: Free

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