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The mission of the Office of the State Archaeologist is to develop, disseminate, and preserve knowledge of Iowa's human past through Midwestern and Plains archaeological research, scientific discovery, public stewardship, service, and education.

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Upcoming Events

OSA at Northwest Iowa Archaeology Day

Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 13:00
OSA at Northwest Iowa Archaeology Day
OSA archaeologist Veronica Mraz will present, "Iowa Stone Tools," as part of the Sanford Museum's annual Archaeology Day celebration. There will be five indoor...
Location: Sanford Museum and Planetarium

OSA 60th Anniversary Open House & International Archaeology Day

Friday, October 4, 2019 - 16:30
OSA 60th Anniversary Open House & International Archaeology Day
To celebrate our 60th anniversary, the OSA is hosting an open house on October 4, 2019, in honor of 60 years of archaeological exploration and preservation in Iowa. The...
Location: Clinton Street Building

Iowa Archeological Society Fall Meeting

Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 07:30
Iowa Archeological Society Fall Meeting
Join several OSA staff members for presentations on archaeology and archaeological research in Iowa at the Fall Meeting of the Iowa Archeological Society (IAS). Everyone is...
Location: University Capitol Centre

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