Base camp

Visit our Base Camp to learn more about what we study or to get involved with ARI

Intro To Archaeology Talk

What is archaeology, why do we study the past and what are we studying in past cultures of the midwest?

These topics and more are covered in our intro to archaeology talk. Visitors will have the opportunity to do pre and post work in a workbook developed by ARI staff.

What’s Included:

All required materials and equipment. Bring an object from home that could tell us about your everyday life.

How to Prepare:

Wear clothing that can get dirty, sturdy shoes.


  • Adults: Free 
  • Students: Free

While ARI does not charge a fee for our experiences, donations are encouraged. Donate Now


Fridays by appointment
10:00 AM and 2:00 PM

Meeting Location:

ARI Base Camp
424 Walnut St.
Lawrenceburg, IN 47026

Age Requirements:

5 and up

Activity Level:



1 hour


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