News & Press ReleasesFebruary 16, 2015
The Florida Public Archaeology Network and UWF Historic Trust will host Dash Through the Past, a run/walk scavenger hunt race in downtown Pensacola in celebration of Florida Archaeology Month, on March 7 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. This is the first official event in Pensacola to celebrate Florida Archaeology Month throughout March 2015. (read more)February 4, 2015
The Destination Archaeology Resource Center and Ozone Pizza Pub are hosting Archaeo Cafe on Thursday, Feb. 26 beginning at 6:30 p.m. Mercedes Rodgers, a ceramic artist and owner of Full Circle Art Gallery in Fort Walton Beach, will present her talk, "ARTifacts: Contemporary Traditions." (read more)September 9, 2014
The Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN) is opening a new temporary exhibit titled Lost Virtue: Pensacola’s Red Light District inside the Destination Archaeology Resource Center on September 19, 2014... (read more)August 18, 2014
The Destination Archaeology Resource Center (DARC) and Ozone Pizza Pub are hosting Archaeology Café on Thursday, August 28 starting at 6 p.m. Jacqueline Rodgers, an archaeology graduate student at the University of West Florida, will present her research about the archaeology of Pensacola’s red light district... (read more)April 2, 2014
The Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN) has opened a new museum exhibit titled Talking Smack: Northwest Florida’s Historical Red Snapper Industry inside the Destination Archaeology Resource Center... (read more)
Upcoming EventsNorthwest Region
- Apr, 22 @ 10:00 am Archaeology Lab Volunteer Day
- Apr, 25 @ 11:00 am Laurel Hill Arts and Heritage Festival
- Apr, 27 @ 10:00 am Archaeology Lab Volunteer Day
- Apr, 28 @ 5:30 pm Public Presentation: "Brickmaking in Pensacola"
- Apr, 29 @ 10:00 am Archaeology Lab Volunteer Day
Located inside the Florida Public Archaeology Network headquarters in downtown Pensacola, the Destination Archaeology Resource Center is an archaeology museum open to the public. Inside you will learn about the amazing archaeological sites that you can visit and experience throughout the state. Our exhibits include displays about both land and underwater archaeology sites. We showcase heritage sites open to the public within the eight regions of the FPAN with traditional and interactive displays, including touchscreens, tablet computers and artifacts. Additionally, our museum hosts a variety of free exhibits, events, and programs throughout the year.
Discover current and previous exhibits.Learn More
See what kinds of programs we offer.Learn More
Take a virtual tour of different archaeological sites.Learn More