Join us for a day of archaeology at the Custis Square Archaeological Site, once the home and gardens of early-18th-century resident, John Custis IV. Take an archaeological site tour, check out artifacts discovered at Custis Square during past and present excavations, and participate in hands-on activities! Guided tours will be offered at 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 2:00 p.m., and 3:30 p.m..
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Custis Square Community Open House
Level and Plumb
Work with the bricklayers to learn how to lay a brick wall that is both level and plumb.
Finding Jane Austen
On guided tour explore six regency objects using six quotes from six Jane Austen books and make a souvenir.
Hands-On Archaeology at Custis Square
Do you have a future archaeologist in the family? Spend an hour helping Colonial Williamsburg archaeologists find artifacts and discuss what we can learn from archaeology at Custis Square. Open to guests ages 5-16.
Free Event Ticket