Dig Drop-In Session


Hands reaching and discovering replicas in the Museum’s simulated archaeological dig

Sunday, December 17, 2023
11 am – 2 pm EDT
Floor 4 Studio

Ages 3 – 10

Unique in NYC, families may discover a passion for ancient artifacts in a simulated archaeological dig, open once a month on Sundays. Investigate and find replicas from the Museum’s collection through digging and uncovering these objects with trowels and brushes. Enjoy activities that include texture exploration, sketching and magnifying objects to examine details, and read books together with archaeology themes.

This program is facilitated by members of our Teen Intern program.

Free with Museum Admission; children 18 and under are free.
This is a drop-in program and no registration is required.

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School Group Visit March 2016