Archaeology in the National Capital Region: Discovering our Past

Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 23:00 to Friday, December 4, 2015 - 00:30

Spanning some 8,000 years of history, the archaeological heritage of Canada’s Capital Region is both rich and diversified. Although much of his heritage remains intact, and is a constant source of knowledge of past lifeways in the region, it is generally little known to the public. This event will focus attention on efforts devoted over the years to the conservation and research of the archaeological resources of the region and, importantly, will provide an Algonquin-Anishinabe perspective on these resources.


Ian Badgley, archaeologist, Heritage Program, NCC

Jean-Luc Pilon, curator, Central Archaeology, Canadian Museum of History

Chief Kirby Whiteduck, Algonquin First Nation of Pikwàkanagàn

The public will have the opportunity to address their comments and questions to a panel of experts.

Simultaneous translation will be available. Universally accessible.

Capital Urbamism Lab, NCC Headquarters
40 Elgin Street
Ottawa , ON
45° 25' 23.9952" N, 75° 41' 44.3292" W
Ontario CA

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