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"Dig It: Unearthing Archaeological Treasures on the Shore"


  • Eastern Shore of Virginia Historical Society 69 Market Street Onancock United States (map)

“Dig It: Unearthing Archaeological Treasures on the Shore, our Spring 2019 exhibit, opens from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 8, with a reception and will run Saturday, March 9, through the summer. It will share archaeological findings at Shore landmarks such as Ker Place, Eyreville, and the Rev. Francis Makemie’s home site. Tours run 11 a.m to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

The opening reception on the evening of March 8 is free and open to the public. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar while you peruse the exhibit along with recent capital improvements made to Ker Place.

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