Archaeology Lectures

Archaeology lectures at Historic Spanish Point bring the past to life, join us while guest lecturers instruct on various topics within the field of archaeology!

Registration is required for all lectures.

For reservations or more information call (941) 966-5214

$10 per person per session for HSP members.
$15 per person per session for non-members.

THE PAST CONTAINED: FLORIDA’S PREHISTORIC POTTERY with KASSIE KEMP

Learn all about the Native American process for making pottery, how and why they used it, and what information archaeologists can gather from studying these small pieces of the past.

Saturday, January 13, 2018 4-6 pm 

ARCHAEOLOGY WORKS: LITTLE SALT SPRINGS with STEVE KOSKI

This hydrological and geological wonder has been sharing its treasures since divers first
discovered archaeological remains in the late 1950s. The oldest artifact that has been found so far dated to almost 14,000 years before present day.

Thursday, February 15, 2018: 5-7 pm

FPAN: CUBAN FISHING RANCHOS IN TAMPA BAY with JEFF MOATES

Learn about some of the earliest historic settlements along the Gulf Coast, and how
important these early Spanish/Cuban fishing camps were to the development of the Tampa Bay area.

Saturday, March 17, 2018: 4-6 pm 

To register or for more information call Historic Spanish Point (941) 966-5214