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Accidental Finds: Archaeology from the Potato Garden

Accidental Finds: Archaeology from the Potato Garden
Display Date: 
February 11, 2015 – Ongoing
Display Time: 
10:00am - 5:00pm
Where: 
Level 3, Museum Alcove

Clues about the lives and culture of those who have occupied Newfoundland and Labrador for thousands of years are often found by archaeologists. But sometimes, things come to light when residents landscape or dig in their gardens. On display are artifacts that were discovered accidentally.

Image credit: Stone Tools (Bifaces), Southern Labrador. 2000 –1000 Years Ago. The Rooms Provincial Museum Division