Further Information

There are always opportunities to “dig deeper” into the research! 

A digital copy of the companion booklet, “Highway to the Past: the Archaeology of Boston’s Big Dig” is available for download (PDF).

A classroom guide for students in 5th through 8th Grade is also available for download (PDF).

If you’re looking for more information on archaeology or local museums and institutions that feature archaeology, please take a look at our page of links.

If you’re interested in attending archaeology events such as lectures and hands on experiences, we welcome you to celebrate Massachusetts Archaeology Month with us each October. 

If you have any further questions please contact the Massachusetts Historical Commission.