Sherwood Island Archaeology Walk

Educational Walk Family-friendly

Sun. Jun 4

01:00 pm


02:30 pm

1.5 miles

Open Event

Join us for an Archaeology Walk on the Sherwood Island History Trail. The walk will be led by Archaeologists Dawn Brown and Ernie Wiegand. The walk will include points of interest, terrain, and examining the traces of past inhabitants of Sherwood Island, from 1000 B.C. to the 1940s. The leader will share findings from recent excavations, including Native American, early settlers, and onion farmers.

Along the trail, various sites will be described and examined, and various artifacts, maps, old photos, and recent recoveries will be used to bring the island’s past inhabitants to life.

Event Leader(s)

Dawn Brown

(203) 858-6215


Rain Date

Rain cancels.

Organization Partners

Meeting Location Details

Sherwood Island Connector, Westport, CT. Meet at the Sherwood Island State Park Nature Center. Ask at the park gate, turn left at East Beach, parking lot is adjacent to the Nature Center.

Click on the red map pin for the event address.

Great Park Pursuit Event

No Dogs Permitted