Piecing Together the Past Exhibit Opening

Nov 22 2019 -
5:00pm to 7:30pm

Please note: Times listed are local times (CT or MT) depending on the location of the event
About this event
Join us at the Nebraska History Museum on November 22nd for a free event celebrating the opening of Piecing Together The Past: Exploring 13,000 Years of History with Nebraska’s Archeologists, our newest exhibit that explores Nebraska's deep past through the lens of archeological discoveries. At 5:30 pm, Rob Bozell, Lynne Ireland, and Lance Foster will give a speech welcoming visitors. In addition to being the first to see the new exhibit, those who join us will be able to: *See archeological artifacts spanning thousands of years *Uncover objects in a mock dig pit *Walk through an imaginary excavation trench *Experience flint knapping demonstrations with UNL Anthropology Professor, Phil Geib *Learn about ground penetrating radar used in archeology with Adam Weiwel, Archeologist from the National Park Service's Midwest Archeological Center. *Meet historic re-enactors from Fort Atkinson Refreshments will be provided. This event is free and open to all. A Sign Language interpreter will be present during the event for deaf or hard of hearing persons.
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Nebraska History Museum
131 Centennial Mall North
Lincoln, NE 68508
United States
Phone: 4024714782