Kentucky Tourism

Summer Day Camp: Archaeology for Kids Wickliffe, KY


94 Green Street
Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site
Wickliffe, KY 42087

An exciting and educational summer day camp will provide children hands on learning experiences about archaeology.  Four camp sessions will provide interactive activities about the methods and practices of archaeology, a guided tour of the site, making clay pots, participating in a simulated archaeological dig, laboratory artifact analysis, playing Native American games and demonstrations of primitive technology at a kids’ level. Fee is $25.00, and includes a gift bag with certificate awarded at end of day.  This day camp is for kids age 9-11.  Registration is limited to 10 per session, so register early to save your spot.  
When:  9:00 AM to 3:00 pm - FRIDAYS
•  Camp Session I:  June 23, 2017  •  Camp Session II:  June 30, 2017 
  • Camp Session III:  July 7, 2017  •  Camp Session IV:  July 14, 2017

•  $25 per child.  Payments must be received prior to camp session to reserve your spot.  
•  Children need to bring a sack lunch and one snack each day.  
• Dress for outdoor weather
•  Each camp is overseen by park staff
•  Drop off beginning 8:45 a.m. and pick up no later than 3:30 p.m. 
•  Each child receives a gift bag, certificate and family season pass to Wickliffe Mounds
•  Call Wickliffe Mounds at 270-335-3681 • Mail registration form to the park • Email  
•  Limited to 10 children per session, so sign up early to reserve your spot

Click Here to download registration form (Adobe PDF)

Carla Hildebrand
Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site,
94 Green Street,
Wickliffe, KY 42087
Phone: (270) 335-3681
Jun 23, 2017  /  9:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Jun 30, 2017  /  8:45 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Jul 07, 2017  /  9:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Jul 14, 2017  /  8:45 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.