About Us

Mission:  The Rutherford County Archaeological Society serves to educate and foster a deeper appreciation of archaeology, to demonstrate the importance of archaeological research, and to promote the stewardship, preservation, and protection of our cultural resources. The Rutherford County Archaeological Society…

Old City Cemetery Project

    Bringing Back a Special Place The historic site now known as Murfreesboro’s “Old City Cemetery” is located on the 300 block of E. Vine street. It is the oldest historic site in Murfreesboro and encompasses the buried archaeological…

Meetings

October 2021 Come see us at the Old City Cemetery, Sunday, October 24, 2:00-4:30PM  Be at a place where you can experience the earliest days of Murfreesboro! Please join the Rutherford County Archaeological Society (RCAS) as we host another Public Open…

Trowel Talk

Public Open Day at the Old City Cemetery! Sunday, October 24, 2:00-4:30PM

 Be at a place where you can experience the earliest days of Murfreesboro! Please join the Rutherford County Archaeological Society (RCAS) as we host another Public Open Day on Sunday, October 24 from 2:00 to 4:30PM at the “Old City…

Zoom Meeting Sat. Sept 25! Tanya Peres

Rutherford County Archaeological SocietyTN Archaeology Awareness Month, Special Event!Dr. Tanya Peres live from Florida via Zoom!Saturday, September 25, 3:00 Central Time Link to Zoom Meeting https://fsu.zoom.us/j/99837464840?pwd=QUpyTkh6YTNaMGZPVnpxNnp2eFZFdz09

We miss you!

We miss you!   Hello RCAS members and friends! We sure do miss seeing you!  We miss getting together, having our meetings, our annual June field trip to volunteer at MTSU’s Castalian Springs excavation (it was also canceled by MTSU), and…