Chesterfield Historical Society of Virginia


Archaeology Summer Camp (Diggin' in History)

Cost: $100.00  Monday- Friday, 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.  Session 1:  July 19-23 or Session 2:  August 16-20  For children ages 8-12.

Diggin’ in History Archaeology Camp is designed for children ages 8-12 who will learn how to search for clues from the past. This program will provide an introduction to archaeology providing a variety of engaging activities ranging from experiencing site surveys, site mapping, archaeological excavations, artifact repair and reconstruction, soil surveys and documentation. Snacks and drinks provided. The dates for this camp are July 19-23 & August 16-20. Time is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $100/camper. To register call Bryan Truzzie at 751-4946.   Camp meets at Historic Trinity Church, 10111 Iron Bridge Road in Chesterfield, VA 23832

Our Archaeolgy Summer Camp Session is full:  Your patronage and support  is appreciated.
  • Heritage  Camp and Summer Games

  •   COST  $100.00  Monday - Friday, 9 am. -1 pm.  Session 1:  August 9-13, 2021  or Session 2:  August 23-27, 2021



  • Heritage Crafts and Games Camp features many of the common period games that children enjoyed during the 17th and 18th centuries. Children will have the opportunity to engage in colonial and Native American craft activities and period games from pottery making, calligraphy, paper marbleizing, weaving, candle dipping, butter churning to making various crafts each day ranging from tin pressing, plant bookmarks, medicine pouches and others. Camp meets 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Camp sessions offered August 9-13 & August 23-27. Cost: $100 Ages 8- 12. Space is limited. Snacks and drinks provided.  Camp meets at Castlewood, 10201 Iron Bridge Road in Chesterfield, VA 23832

  • Heritage Crafts & Games Camp-Castlewood, $100 per person
    Participant(s) Name

       Histori Sites Collage