Introductory Archaeology Talk

Event Description:

Join us for an engaging talk on the captivating world of archaeology! In this presentation, our team of passionate archaeologists will guide you through the fascinating realm of unearthing humanity’s ancient secrets. Discover how archaeology is not just about dusty artifacts, but a scientific discipline that unlocks a treasure trove of knowledge about our ancestors and their lives.

During the talk, we will debunk common misconceptions surrounding archaeology and shed light on the rigorous scientific methods employed by professionals in the field. Learn how archaeology goes beyond the Indiana Jones image to provide insights into trade networks, technological advancements, dietary habits, and the environments of the past.

Our experts will also share the exciting research being conducted by the Archaeological Research Institute (ARI) at our professional excavation sites. Hear captivating stories of remarkable discoveries and ongoing projects that bring the past to life. From unearthing lost civilizations to deciphering ancient scripts, our team is at the forefront of unraveling humanity’s rich tapestry.

Furthermore, we will provide information on how you can actively participate in the research endeavors happening at ARI. Whether you’re an aspiring archaeologist, history enthusiast, or simply curious about the field, we offer opportunities to engage in hands-on experiences, volunteer programs, and educational workshops. Discover how you can be a part of the journey to unravel history’s mysteries.

Join us for an enthralling exploration of archaeology’s hidden treasures and gain a newfound appreciation for the invaluable insights it offers into our shared human heritage. Unveil the past with us and embark on a journey that will forever change your perspective on history!

How To Prepare:


Suggested Donation


Fridays 10am, 2pm


ARI Base Camp 424 Walnut Street Lawrenceburg IN 47025

Age Requirement:


Activity Level:

Easy – standing and walking on fairly level ground


1 hour
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