Museum to celebrate anniversary
of Huntington Mammoth discovery
The USU Eastern Prhistoric Museum is hosting a free event Aug. 8 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the discovery of the Huntington Mammoth.
The celebration will get under way at 6 p.m. with the unveiling of renovated exhibits in the archaeology wing. These exhibits focus on the Ice Age, Huntington Mammoth, and Paleoindians.
Immediately after the exhibit opening, the museum's Curator of Archaeology Dr. Tim Riley will present a video about the mammoth's discovery and give a short lecture about the current research being done on the mammoth.
Castle Valley Archaeological Society will also sponsor a reception after the lecture.