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Historic Cemeteries as Outdoor Museums

February 24 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

| Free
Cemetery

Date:

Saturday, February 24, 2018

Time:

5:30PM to 8:30PM

Cost:

Free Admission (Donations greatly appreciated! Suggested donation $5 per person.)

Location:

Osceola County Welcome Center and History Museum

4155 W. Vine St.

Kissimmee, FL

34741

 

Cost:

Free (donation of $5 if greatly appreciated, all proceeds will be split between OCHS and FPAN)

Description:

Join the Osceola County Historical Society and the Florida Public Archaeology Network, Saturday, February  24, 2018 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm for an educational presentation on Historic Cemeteries.

We encourage families and classes to get into the cemeteries within their communities and put archaeological principles to the test. This presentation can be brought via Powerpoint or introduced on-site at an actual cemetery. Iconography, dating of headstones, and change of style over time (seriation) are emphasized along with lessons in cemetery preservation.

Venue

Osceola County Welcome Center
4155 W. Vine Street
Kissimmee, FL United States
Phone:
407-396-8644

Organizer

Osceola County Historical Society
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