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Archaeologist for a day Chania Crete

Be an archaeologist for a day: Excavation & Mosaic

    What is Archaeology? What does an archaeologist do? Why excavations are done in a specific way? Be an archaeologist for a day and dig together with the family into a Minoan house in this fun educational activity for kids in Crete!

    Using a combination of Minoan artifacts and fossils buried in the sand, you will reconstruct history and learn about archaeology and Minoan civilization!

    Did you know that Mosaic art has its root in the Minoan Cretan? Learn about the history of the unique ancient art and make your own mosaic. Pick a picture, set your surface work, cut the stones, and lay on the job. Get your mosaic and the experience home!

    Do not miss this activity if you are in Crete with kids.

    Families should know

    • Private activity
    • Duration: 3 hours
    • All materials for the mosaic art project are provided
    • Expert guide for the excavation activity provided
    Address: Chania, Crete

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    Kids will love

    • Digging and playing with the earth
    • Discovering artifacts like a real archaeologist!

    Parents will love

    • An engaging educational activity for adults and kids alike
    • Learning interesting details about Minoan civilization & art

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    • To whom it may concerns,

      i would like to request a visit on July for a group that is going to arrive IN 2022.PLEASE CONTACT ME

      • Hello Emmanuela,
        Thank you for your message. Maria Giannouli has already sent you the info you need for our tour “Be an archaeologist for a day” which is a very fun hands-on activity for kids!
        A;ways at your disposal,

    • Hello. We are visiting chania tommorow , august 16, with 3 kids , age 9, 13, 12. Would love to do your workshop: be an archeologist for a day. Do you have places left ? If yes , please tell me at what time .
      Thank you

      • Dear Anna, thank you for your interest in the “Be an Archaeologist for a Day: Excavation & Mosaic Experience in Chania”. Maria Giannouli has already contacted you via email. Unfortunately, there is no availability for today, Monday, August 16th, but if you have more days available. Kindly let her know via email and she will be more than happy to check availability for you. Thank you.


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