Successstory-page-banner3.jpg

News

News

14 Nov 2013

Metal Detectorists and Archeologists pair up at James Madison’s Montpelier Estate

NBC_29.png

Metal detector experts and Archeologists are working together for the Montpelier Archaeology Certificate Program hosted at James Madison's Montpelier Estate in Orange, VA.

Participants receive training in both classroom style sessions and on the grounds of the Estate to learn how to conserve and catalogue finds as well as utilize metal detectors for plotting and surveying finds. Following the week-long session, participants will receive an Archeology Certificate.

Be sure to check out this news clip from NBC29 to get a glimpse of what the program has to offer: http://www.nbc29.com/story/23956735/metal-detectorists-archaeologists-work-together-at-montpelier

For more information about the Montpelier Archeology Certificate Program please visit: http://www.montpelier.org/research-and-collections/archaeology/archaeology-programs/archaeology-expeditions/metal-detectors

< back

Back to Top ↑

Website by Bridgehead ...Powered by WebTemplate