Discover Ancient America on Archaeology Day at Cahokia Mounds. This is a free event for visitors to see demonstrations, watch archaeologiests, and participate in hands-on activitites. Experts will demonstrate flintknapping and tool use, bone, gourd, shell carving, fiber spinning, pottery making and Native plant use. Tour excavations and help screen dirt, listen to storytelling and throw spears with an atlatl.
For more information, call (618) 343-5160.