SMASH: Campfire Science

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SMASH: Campfire Science

November 18th, 2017
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St., Trenton, NJ 08608
609-292-6464
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Event Description

Explore the intersection of science and art at SMASH: Campfire Science! This fun, free program will offer hands-on, family-friendly activities to explore how archaeologists use fire pits to discover the past. Discover campfire traditions and the importance of the hearth in the home. While you're here, visit the new exhibition "Hearth & Home" to see a rare collection of Native American house models made in the 1930s during the Works Progress Administration (WPA), complemented with actual artifacts used in native dwellings.