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August 13, 2011
Archaeology of Fort Osage
Location: Fort Osage Education Center
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Price: Adults, $7.00; Youth, $4.00; Seniors, $3.00
Phone: (816) 503-4860
Have you ever wondered what an archaeologist does? Join a professional archaeologist as he explains how the archaeological investigations at Fort Osage over the past 60 years has expanded our knowledge not only of the Fort but also the indigenous people who occupied the site almost 200 years ago. All aspects of archaeology will be covered including how the new technology of ground penetrating radar and other non-invasive methods have recently been used at Fort Osage to further understand the history of the site.