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Archaeo Fest

Archaeo Fest 2020

Uncover the past and see Florida's history through the eyes of archaeologists!

March 7th, 2020 10am - 4pm

Hunt for dinosaur eggs, dig for shark teeth, get hands-on with paleontology labs, search for hidden treasure, and learn about the quest for fossils with real paleontologists! Other activities include Face Painting, Animal Encounters, Buy 1 - Get 1 FREE Mini Golf and more. The planetarium schedule for March 7th can be found here.  

Presentations descriptions announced soon.

11:30am - "Meet the Family: A Crash Course in Human Evolution" 

Presented by: Dorothy Block, Anthropologist, M.A.

1:30pm - Down and Dirty: The Archaeology of Southeast Florida

Presented by: Christian Davenport, County Historic Preservation Officer/ Archaeologist

2:30pm “Pre-Columbian People of Florida” 

Presented by: Rudy Pascucci, Palm Beach Museum of Natural History

3:30pm “Excavations at South Inlet Park” 

Presented by: Dr. April Watson Assistant Professor, Lynn University


Dino Egg Hunt Times: 

10:30am - Ages 0-5

1:30pm - Ages 6-12

The Dino Egg Hunt is an additional $3.50/child. Register below.

This event is included with paid Science Center admission and FREE for members: $17.95 for adults, $15.95 for seniors 60+, 13.95 for children 3-12, and free for children under 3. Tickets can be purchased at the admissions desk.


If you'd like to be a vendor at this event, email or click here


For more information call 561-832-1988.