Resources by State/Province

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United States
District of Columbia
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
West Virginia
Canada General

British Columbia
New Brunswick
  & Labrador

Nova Scotia


The following links are for archaeological resources in specific states and provinces.




Alabama State Historic Preservation Office, Alabama Historical Commission

Teachers in Training Project Archaeology

Alabama Archaeology Lesson Plans

Alabama Archaeology

University of Alabama Office of Archaeological Research

Alabama Department of Archives and History

St. Stephens Historical Commission

University of Alabama Museums

University of South Alabama Center for Archaeology

Alabama Museum of Natural History

Moundville Archaeological Park

Moundville Mystery

Old Cahawba Archaeological Park

Old Mobile

Bottle Creek

Port Dauphin

Dog River

Augustin Rochon Plantation


Madison Park Site

Russell Cave National Monument

Dust Cave



Alaska Office of History and Archaeology and Alaska State Historic Preservation Office

Archaeological Overview of Alaska

Klondike Goldrush National Historical Park Archaeology at the Pantheon Saloon

Dig Afognak community archaeology program of the native village of Afognak

Margaret Bay archaeological site in Unalaska

Alutiiq Museum and Archeological Repository

Totem Bight State Historical Park, Alaska

Alaska Archaeology Month

University of Alaska, Museum of the North, Archaeology

Alaska State Museums

Alaska Public Education Group



Arizona Public Preservation Programs

Arizona Archaeology Awareness Month

Arizona Site Steward Program

Arizona Archaeological Council

Old Pueblo Archaeology Center

Southwestern Archaeology Web Site

State Historic Preservation Office

Arizona State Parks

Pueblo Grande Museum



Arkansas Archeological Survey

Arkansas Education Resources

State Archeologist

Regional Research Offices

Arkansas Archeology Month

Parkin Archeological State Park

Toltec Mounds Archeological State Park

Hampson Archeological Museum State Park

The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History and Culture

Department of Arkansas Heritage

Arkansas Historic Preservation Program

State Historical Preservation Officer (SHPO)

Archaeology & Section 106 Review

Lesson Plans, K-12



California Office of Historic Preservation

California Archaeological Site Stewardship Program

California Archaeology

Bibliography and internet resources on California prehistory and ethnography

Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

Costen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA

Heritage Education archaeology education programs for grades 4 and up

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Lesson Plans, K-12 th grade

San Diego Archaeological Center



Office of Archaeology & Historic Preservation

Anasazi Heritage Center

Archaeology of the Gunnison Area

Crow Canyon Archaeological Center

Lesson Plans, K-12 th grade



Connecticut Archaeology Center

Connecticut Underwater Archaeology

Connecticut Historical Commission Archaeology

Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center, Archaeology


          Delaware Department of Transportation     

Delaware Archaeology Month

Delaware Archaeology Museum

Delaware State Historic Preservation Office

Delaware State Parks

Archaeology in State Parks

District of Columbia: ( Please also check listings for the nearby states of Virginia and Maryland )


State Archaeologist for the District of Columbia

Archaeology in the National Capital District

Smithsonian Institution, Anthropology Department Outreach Program

The George Washington University Capitol Archaeological Institute



State Archaeologist

State Underwater Archaeologist

State Historic Preservation Officer

Florida Public Archaeology Network

Museum of Florida History

National Park Service, Southeast Archeological Center

Castillo San Marcos

Florida Association of Museums

Big Cypress National Preserve

Biscayne National Park

Canaveral National Seashores

Desoto National Memorial

Dry Tortugas National Park

Southeast Archeology Center educational programs

Tumucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve and Fort Caroline National Memorial
Everglades National Park

Fort Caroline National Memorial

Fort Matanzas National Monument
Gulf Islands National Seashore

Gulf Islands educational programs

Cypress National Preserve educational programs brochure [pdf]

Florida Archaeology Month

Office of Cultural and Historical Programs including SHPO

Florida State University Anthropology Department

University of Florida Anthropology Department

University of Miami Anthropology Department

University of West Florida Anthropology Department

University of South Florida Anthropology Department

Tampa Bay History Center Programs


           University of Georgia Archaeological Site File

The Society for Georgia Archaeology

The Lamar Institute

Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Historic Preservation Division, Archaeology

The Coosawattee Foundation

Lesson Plans, K-12 th grade



State of Hawaii Dept. of Land and Natural Resources

State Historic Preservation Division

The Hawai'i Archaeological Research Project (HARP)

Bishop Museum: The State Museum of Natural and Cultural History

Hana Cultural Center and Museum Online

Notes on Wailuku Archaeology




Herrett Center, College of Southern Idaho, Jungle Archaeology Exhibit

Archaeology and Historic Preservation Month (May)

Archaeological Survey of Idaho

Sharing the Past

Idaho Museum of Natural History



Illinois Archaeological Survey

Illinois Association for the Advancement of Archaeology

Illinois State Archaeologist

Resources for Educators

Midwest Institute for Native American Studies

Illinois Archaeology Awareness Calendar of Events

Archaeology of Cahokia Mounds

Center for American Archaeology

Discover Illinois Archaeology

Illinois State Museum - Archaeology Collections



Office of the State Archaeologist

Indiana Archaeology Month (September)

Archaeology in Indiana, Indiana Historical Bureau

Angel Mounds State Historic Site

Mounds State Park

Indiana Archaeology Travel Itinerary

Archaeology Education 

Lesson Plans, K-12th grade

Archaeology in Southern Indiana

Archaeology at other Indiana Universities:


            Indiana Archaeology - a journal for both archaeologists and the general public




Office of the State Archaeologist

OSA Education Resources

Effigy Mounds Teachers' Guide

Iowa Archaeology Month: Team Archaeology

Plum Grove Historic Farm

Iowa's Archaeological Past Book

Preservation of Iowa Cemeteries

Toolesboro Mounds and Museum

Blood Run National Historic Landmark

Iowa Pathways (Iowa Public Television)

Fort Atkinson State Preserve and Lesson Plan

Crops of Ancient Iowa

Frontier Forts of Iowa (Book)

Indians of Iowa (Book)

Projectile Points of Iowa

Iowa's Museum Treasures               

Iowa Archaeology Facebook Page



Kansas Historic Preservation Office

Archeology Resources for Educators

Kansas Archaeology Month

Lesson Plans, K-12th Grade

          Kansas Project Archaeology Units



William S. Webb Museum of Anthropology

Kentucky Archaeological Survey
       (teaching resources, public information, lots more)

Wickliffe Mounds Research Center and Museum



Louisiana State Archaeologist and Division of Archaeology

Louisiana Div. of Archaeology, Education Resources

Louisiana Archaeology Week




Maryland Historical Trust

Historic St. Mary's City

Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum

Historic Annapolis Foundation

Maryland State Archives

The Lost Towns Archaeology Project

Lesson Plans, K-12th Grade



     Archaeology Resources for Teachers


     Massachusetts Archaeology Education Consortium

        Massachusetts Archaeology Month


      Archaeology Resources for Teachers

         Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology

         Robbins Museum of Archaeology

         Robert S. Peabody Museum of Archaeology

         Semitic Museum



The Office of the State Archaeologist

Historic Preservation Office

Michigan Historical Museum

Mackinac State Historic Parks

Kids at Fayette Website





Archaeological Survey of Missouri

Missouri Historic Preservation Office

Preservation Missouri

Graham Cave State Park

Van Meter State Park

Watkins Mill State Park

Boone' s Lick State Historic Site

Iliniwek State Historic Site

Mastodon State Historic Site

University of Missouri Museum of Anthropology

Center for Human Origin and Cultural Diversity

Lesson Plans, K-12th Grade



Nebraska State Historic Preservation Office

Nebraska Association of Professional Archeologists

NHSH Archeology Division

Teaching and learning resources



          Nevada Historic Preservation Office

New Hampshire:



NH State Conservation and Rescue Archaeology Program                   

NH Division of Historical Resources               

Mt. Kearsage Indian Museum Educational and Cultural Center

New Jersey:

New Mexico:


New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science

Office of Cultural Affairs

Museum of New Mexico

Bureau of Land Management Environmental Education

Roots-L New Mexico Research

New Mexico Tourism

New York:


Cultural Resource Survey Program, New York State Museum

Marian E. White Anthropology Research Museum

New York Archaeological Council Archaeological Season

New York State Museum

New York State Historic Preservation Office Archaeology Office

New York State Archaeological Association

Public Archaeology Facility, Binghamton University

Rochester Museum and Science Center

North Carolina:


North Carolina Archaeology

Ft. Bragg Cultural Resources Program

Intrigue of the Past (a teacher's guide for archaeology)

Queen Anne's Revenge: Investigating, Interpreting, and Preserving the Remains of Blackbeard's Flagship

The Carolina Algonkians

The Schiele Museum

North Carolina's Museum of Natural Sciences

North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office

North Carolina Historic Sites

Town Creek Indian Mound

North Carolina Museum of Natural History

Tryon Palace

Battleship, North Carolina

North Carolina Dept. of Cultural Resources

North Dakota:




Earthworks: Virtual Explorations of the Ancient Ohio Valley

SunWatch Indian Village Archaeological Park

Hopewell Culture National Historical Park

State Historic Preservation Office

Friends and Descendants of Johnson's Island



Oklahoma Archeological Survey

Prehistory and Past Environments of the Dempsey Divide

Southern Plains Village Complexes in Oklahoma, AD 900-1400



BLM, Oregon Prehistory and History

Columbia Gorge Discovery Center/ Wasco County Historical Society

Echoes of Oregon History, 1837-1859

For Teachers and Kids

Four Rivers Cultural Center and Museum

High Desert Museum

National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center at Flagstaff Hill

Oregon Archaeological Society

Oregon Historical Society

Oregon State Archives

Oregon State Historic Preservation Office

Oregon Trail Education Resource Guide

Tamastslikt Cultural Center, Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation

Teacher Resources

University of Oregon Museum of Natural History



Pennsylvania Archaeology Month

Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology, Inc.

The Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Anthropology

University of Pennsylvania Archaeology and Anthropology Museum

Indiana University of Pennsylvania Archaeological Services

Historic Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation

PENNDOT, Cultural Resources Management Program

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District, Archaeology Home Page

Rhode Island:

South Carolina:


Savannah River Archaeological Outreach

South Dakota:



Tennessee Archaeology Awareness Month

Tennessee Archeology Network

McClung Museum, University of Tennessee

Institute of Egyptian Art & Archaeology, University of Memphis

Chucalissa Museum, University of Memphis

Tennessee Division of Archaeology


           Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum education pages

           El Paso Museum of Archaeology 

           Institute of Texan Cultures 

           Lubbock Lake Landmark 

Nightengale Archaeological Center 

Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Texas Beyond History

Texas Beyond History: Kid's Page 

Texas Beyond History: Teaching Resources 

Texas Historical Commission 

The Shumla School



Anasazi State Park Museum

Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum

Fremont Indian State Park and Museum

University of Utah Archaeological Center

Range Creek Canyon

Nine Mile Canyon (1)
Nine Mile Canyon (2)



Vermont Archaeological Resources

Vermont Archaeology Week

Vermont Heritage Network

Vermont Division for Historical Preservation

University of Maine-Farmington, Archaeology Research Center

Vermont Agency of Transportation, Archeological and Historic Resources

Mount Independence State Historic Site

State-owned Historic Sites

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum



Virginia Department of Historic Resources

Lesson Plans, K-12 th grade


        San Juan Island National Historical Park

       Fort Vancouver National Historic Site

         Hibulb Cultural Center and Natural History Preserve

         Suquamish Museum

         Makah Cultural and Research Center

         Wanapum Heritage Center

         Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center Museum

        The Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

        Spokane House at Riverside State Park

        Columbia Hills State Park

        Yakima Nation Museum and Cultural Center


        Clark County Historical Museum


        Squaxin Island Tribe: Museum, Library, and Cultural Center

       Artifact Detectives: K-12 Lesson Plans and Activities


West Virginia:


Reed Farmstead Archaeological Site, Hardy County

Kids Dig Reed Farmstead

Fort Edwards Foundation



Aztalan State Park

Beloit College - Department of Anthropology

Central Wisconsin Archaeological Center

Lesson Plans, K-12th Grade

Logan Museum of Anthropology

Mississippi Valley Archaeology Center

Office of the State Archaeologist
University of Wisconsin - Fox Valley, Department of Anthropology

University of Wisconsin - LaCrosse, Archaeological Studies Program

University of Wisconsin - Madison, Department of Anthropology

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Department of Anthropology

University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, Archaeological Studies Program

Wisconsin Archaeological Society



The Office of the Wyoming State Archaeologist

Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office

Wyoming Archaeology Awareness Month

Office of the Wyoming State Archaeologist

George C. Frison Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology

Wyoming Department of State Parks and Cultural Resources

Wyoming State Parks and Historic Sites

Wyoming State Museum

Wyoming State Archives

University of Wyoming Department of Anthropology

University of Wyoming American Heritage Center

Buffalo Bill Historical Center

The Wyoming State Historical Society



Canada General:


Archaeology at Parks Canada



Provincial Museum of Alberta

Alberta: How the West Was Won

Rock Mountain House National Historic Site

Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump

Royal Alberta Museum Archaeology

British Columbia:


Archaeology in British Columbia

Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

British Columbia Archaeology Branch

Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site

Gitwangak Battle Hill National Historic Site



Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site

York Factory National Historic Site

Manitoba Culture History Overview

New Brunswick:


Fort Beausejour-Fort Cumberland National Historic Site

Newfoundland & Labrador:


L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site

Port-au-Choix National Historic Site
Red Bay National Historic Site

Newfoundland & Labrador Provincial Archaeology Office

Archaeology Sites in Newfoundland & Labrador

Women in Newfoundland Archaeology

Archaeology at Adlavik Islands, Labrador

Nova Scotia:


Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site

Grand-Pre National Historic Site

Nova Scotia Museum's Archaeology in Nova Scotia Page



London Museum of Archaeology


Archaeology in Kingston and Eastern Ontario

Fort St. Joseph National Historic Site

Fort Wellington National Historic Site



Rseau Archo-Quebec

Battle of Restigouche National Historic Site

Coteau-du-Lac National Historic Site

Fort Chambly National Historic Site



Handbook for Teaching Archaeology

Updated 1/30/2017