News & Press Releases

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)

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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.


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