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Family Days -  Saturday at 10:00 AM & 1:00 PM

For the price of regular Museum admission:

  • Take a tour of the museum
  • Throw darts with an atlatl
  • Conduct a Scavenger Hunt in our Main Hall
  • Tour our Hands-on Archaeology Lab
  • and participate in a special fun program and create a craft to take home.

Family Program and Craft Activity change each week. For a detailed description of programs and crafts, please see our online brochure. Here is our upcoming schedule:  

December 6: Prehistoric Stone Tools & Weapons and Complex Beading
December 13: African American History of Southwest Memphis and Thumb Pianos
December 20: Trash Talks and Pottery



Volunteer Saturdays - 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Drop by to help process prehistoric artifacts excavated from sites in western Tennessee, help in landscaping our gardens and trail, and much more. Come for one hour or the entire four. Children are welcome with parental supervision. No experience is required.

The 2014 Volunteer Saturday Schedule Is: 

  • October 18
  • November 15
  • December 13


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