Come to an Archaeological Investigation in Falmouth

On October 17 & 18th, 2009, the public is invited to observe an archaeological dig at the Historic Magistrate's Office--Stafford County's oldest existing municipal building, dating to about the 1820s.

Archaeologists are conducting a small dig along the foundation to try to determine when the building was constructed and if there was anything present prior to this building. Visitors will learn about the history of the site and methods of archaeology.

Parking is available in the lot behind the Historic Magistrate's Office; entrance from Washington Street.

Time: 10am-4pm
Admission: Free
Historic Magistrate's Office
103 W. Cambridge Street, Falmouth (From I-95, Exit 133A - Falmouth )

Learn more about the area's history with books available in the library. Our Web site has additional resources for those interested in Stafford County's history.