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Once upon a Time... in Kernave

And so EXARC met again, this time in Lithuania, close to Vilnius. Over 40 people from 18 countries listened to papers and took part in discussions, workshops and excursions. The mix of people and program was remarkable: a good mixing pot of archaeology, tourism, storytelling and museum management. Good advice and information came both from people new in the business as well as those who are already a generation working with archaeology for the people...

EXARC visits Barcelona

As part of the EU project CRAFTER, EXARC set out on an expedition to the EAA in Barcelona, September 2018. We first visited two museums in this area, member of EXARC: the Iberian Citadel in Calafell near Tarragona and the Park and Museum L’Esquerda near Vic. At L’esquerda we gave a public lecture on experimental archaeology: what is it, who does it and where. Over 1,500 archaeologists from all over Europe took part in the program of the EAA conference. With numerous people, we discussed the current state of experimental archaeology, the latest developments with the CRAFTER project and how EXARC can support these activities...

Making Open Access Common Standard

EXARC has long been a supporter and active agent in making all research and information open access. We believe that the more we and our members share, the more useful EXARC as a networking organization becomes. We have over 400 articles open access; we sustain all the results of the EU projects EXARC was part of and you will also find large public profiles of our over 300 members and their activities. Networking as we do IS open access. We like to share the power of knowledge and experience...