(Elizabeth City, NC) The Museum of the Albemarle will host Archaeologist Clay Swindell as he presents an episode of PBS’s Time Team America Thursday, August 11 at 2:00 pm. The segment features the copper necklace found at Fort Raleigh. The dig was sponsored by the National Park Service, Fort Raleigh, the First Colony Foundation, and Time Team America. For more information contact 252-335-1453.
The Museum of the Albemarle is located at 501 South Water Street, Elizabeth City, NC. (252) 335-1453. Find us on Facebook! Hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Closed Sundays, Mondays and State Holidays. Serving Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Hertford, Hyde, Northampton, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell and Washington counties, the museum is the northeast regional history museum of the North Carolina Division of State History Museums within the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources, the state agency with the mission to enrich lives and communities and the vision to harness the state’s cultural resources to build North Carolina’s social, cultural and economic future. Information is available 24/7 at www.ncculture.com