Young ArchaeologistsParramatta Heritage and Visitor Information Centre

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Young Archaeologists

Parramatta is where it's at when it comes to archaeology. Major redevelopment in the City means plenty of archaeological activity.

Major redevelopment in the City of Parramatta means that Parramatta is where it’s at when it comes to archaeology. Recent developments have provided a rare opportunity for leading archaeologists to excavate a range of significant sites across the city, delivering amazing insights into our Aboriginal and colonial past.

Join our experienced guide on this exclusive activity, discovering the significance of stratigraphy; participating in scientific examination of genuine artefacts and gaining access to key sites which shine a light on the intriguing stories being unearthed in the CBD. You will also have the opportunity to meet archaeologists involved in the excavations.

This program is suitable for high school aged students and youth.

Event date

Event Details

346 a Church Street, Parramatta, NSW

346 a Church Street. The Heritage and Visitor Information Centre is to the north of Lennox bridge, opposite the Riverside Theatre and next to the Novotel Hotel


10:00 am to 12:00 noon

Entry fees:
, Children $$ 10.00
Prebooking required
Attendance limit:
Less than 50
Onsite facilities:
Other things
you need to know:
paid parking is available at Eat Street Car Park & City Centre Car Park