Vermont Archaeological Society

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What's Happening With the Vermont Archaeological Society?

  • What Is Archaeology?

    What do archaeologists hope to accomplish by excavating the remains of old settlements? What possible questions can the smallest pieces of stone, pottery, and bone, and stains in the soil answer? Click to learn more about archaeology and why it is important!

  • Educational Resources

    Click here for resources, downloads, lesson plans, and information for teachers, parents, and more!

  • 2021 NEH Teacher Workshops

    Our NEH Landmarks of American History and Culture Workshop, "Freedom & Unity: The Struggle for Independence on the Vermont Frontier" has been postponed until July 2021. Learn more about this exciting program and how you can take part!

  • Support the VAS

    Support the VAS by purchasing VAS- merchandise such as coffee mugs and t-shirts -- or mask a tax deductible donation! All proceeds are used to fund VAS activities such as our annual meeting, educational opportunities, open lab days, and our Student Paper Prize.