Lithics Demonstration

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May 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Learn about stone tools and their importance to archaeology.

Part 2 of Lost City Museum’s Guest Lecturer Series Archaeologist of Southern Nevada:
Stone tool use is the oldest form of technology used by humans. During this live demonstration with Bureau of Reclamation archaeologist Justin DeMaio, learn about the materials and processes that go into creating stone tools, and why this understanding is so important to archaeologists.


Adults – $6

Children (17 and under) – Free

Museum Members – Free

Don’t miss our upcoming guest lecturers!

The Lost City Museum is hosting the Archaeologists of Southern Nevada Lecture Series once a month, during Spring and Summer 2024.

June 15

Domestic dogs in the Moapa Valley, presented by Lost City Museum Archaeologist Virginia Lucas 

July 6

Paleolakes in the Mojave Desert, presented by Archaeologist Kara Jones