AtlAtl Days

Hosted By: 

Mass Archaeological Association

Scheduling Note: 

Weather permitting
Try your hand at ancient hunting practices! The technique of using an atlatl, or spear throwing stick, is an ancient global technology. Join us, along with the Eugene Winter Chapter of Mass Archaeological Society, as they teach you the finer points about hunting in the ancient world! Stop by the Rebecca Nurse Homestead and hunt a woolly mammoth or woolly rhinoceros. Fun and educational for kids of all ages. Also learn about the tools that Native Americans in Danvers made and used. Bring your Native American artifacts for identification. Trails & Sails Events are always FREE! BUT If you would like to visit the Nurse Homestead museum, Admission is $8 adults, $6 seniors, $5 children 6-16

Special Instructions: 

All ages welcome with adult supervision.

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Event Telephone: 


149 Pine Street, Danvers, MA, 01923

Driving Directions: 

From Interstate 95, travel east on Centre Street, left onto Holten Street, right on Pine Street. From Rt 128, travel west on route 35, left on Elm Street, continue forward on Sylvan Street, right on Adams, right on Pine Street.