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Mississippi Valley Archaeology Center


In the field.


Updated June 2, 2020

  • Schedule of Events will be updated throughout the year.
  • Information about regional archaeology events sponsored by other organizations can be found by visiting MVAC’s Facebook page.

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  • Open House - MVAC Archaeology Field School

    Thursday, July 19, 2018
    10 am - 2 pm at Goose Island County Park
    Adult/Family, Teachers, Youth

    ExcavationSee what the MVAC Public Field School participants are doing this summer! Stop by on Thursday, July 19, between 10 am and 2 pm. The Open House will be held at Goose Island County Park, on the Mississippi River just south of La Crosse. Once in the park, take the road to Hunter’s Point Boat Landing. Look for the parking area on the right side of the road near Bathhouse 3 at the southern end of the campground.  You’ll see us working to the east of the parking area. Goose Island County Park map. Call MVAC at 608-785-6473 or e-mail for more information.