Community Archaeology

Event Category
All Day Event

Have you ever wanted to be an archaeologist? Now is your chance! We are inviting the community to come and work on a real archaeological dig on the Erland Lee Museum property on Saturdays in August. Learn how an excavation is done, how to look for artifacts, and how to document artifacts that are found.

Time: 10am - 4pm

Location: 552 Ridge Road, Stoney Creek

Adults 15+ $25 per Saturday
You can come out to one Saturday or all four of them! If you come out to all 4, you pay only $90

Junior Archaeological dig, ages 12-15: $15 per day

Bring the kids! We will be offering a Kids Archaeological 'Dig' with fun activities to teach kids ages 4-12 about what archaeologists do.
Kids Ages 4-12: $10 per day

Space is very limited, so pre-register today! We accept e-transfers, cash, cheque, or credit card (in-person only). Call us at 905-662-2691 or email

Come out to the Erland Lee Museum on Saturdays in August and be a part of your community's history!