Tennessee Archaeology Awareness Month, 2015

TAAM 2015

September, 2015 is the second-annual TCPA-sponsored celebration of Tennessee Archaeology Awareness Month! This year also marks the first year of “official” Archaeology Month celebrations, following the March 2015 passage of a state law “[designating] the month of September as Tennessee Archaeology Awareness Month to encourage citizens to learn more about prehistoric and historic archaeology in Tennessee.” You can learn more about the legislative process and history of Tennessee Archaeology Awareness Month celebrations here.

Join us throughout the month of September as we learn more about Tennessee’s prehistoric and historic past through the study of Archaeology! Here are some of the ways we’re celebrating: