Summer Program for Adults

-- Photography: Dave Tuttle.

The Community Archaeology Program for Adults is designed for members of the public (ages 16+) to join an archaeological field project, and help excavate at a nationally important site alongside professional archaeologists. Participants will learn basic archaeological techniques, as well as an overview of the prehistory of New York State.

Our 2020 Research Site is the precontact Whitney Point Bridge Site, Broome County, New York.

The Program is open to all members of the public (ages 16+).
Session 1*: July 13-17, 2020| 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
Fees are $210 for new Participants to the Adult Program; $40 for those returning to the Adult Program. No refunds after May 15, 2020.
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*minimum number of participants are needed for the session to run.


  • CAP instructors will tailor field activities to your interests, skills, and physical abilities.
  • Transportation will be provided to and from the CAP excavation site.
  • Tools and materials necessary for excavation will be provided.
  • Participants must bring their own lunch.
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-- Photography: Dave Tuttle.