Catch the Dig at Sappington House. There are two spaces left for high school students to register, as of mid May. To get the registration form now, go to page Flier, brochure and registration form
Kids in grades K-8, get ready to visit the dig. Watch the archaeologists and high school students. Visit the archaeology activities area.
Adults are welcome to watch the dig, and talk to the archaeologists and students.
Dig Open House
An information night for students and parents to learn about the High School Student Archaeological Dig Program, Thursday, April 18, 6:30 – 7:30 pm.
The Open House will be on the Sappington House campus, in the Library of Americana, the building behind Sappington House as shown in photo below.
1015 South Sappington Rd, St Louis, MO 63126
Park at The Barn restaurant. Enter the campus commons to the left of the campus map sign. The Library of Americana is down the slope and to the right.
Registering for the Dig program
Registration for the Dig is open now, or students can register at the Open House on Thursday, April 18. To get the registration form now, go to page Flier, brochure and registration form
Please note that the number of students in the program is limited and that student spots are awarded on a first-come basis
Teacher Information Night
April 4, Thursday, Teacher Information Night
Three briefing sessions of 30 minutes each
6:00, 7:00, 8:00 pm
In the Library of Americana at Sappington House
1015 South Sappington Road, 63126
The library is the dark grey building behind the Sappington House
The Sappington House campus and one dig site are shown on the diagram map below:
Go to other pages related to the Dig at Sappington House
Main page for the Dig at Sappington House
The Dig in Photos – photos of the 2016-2018 digs
The Student Experience and Sappington House Campus with photos of the Sappington House campus and map
Sappington House Reference – background and research materials for the dig students
General Archaeology Reference – reference materials and web sites related to archaeology and history
Flier, Brochure, Registration – Dig flier and brochure to share with others. Dig registration form
The Archaeological Institute of America, St Louis Society (AIA-StL)
The Dig 2019 – Dig progress reports during the 2019 dig, May 30 – June 15
See Historic Sappington House on Facebook
See Sappington-Concord Historical Society (SCHS) on Facebook