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Camp Amache Open House
July 2, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
The DU Amache Project invites the public to join them for an open house on Saturday, July 2nd for a day of historical and educational projects.
The University of Denver (DU) Amache project focuses on researching, interpreting, and preserving the tangible history of Amache, one of the WW-II-era Japanese-American incarceration camps. This summer, the University will lead a month of field research at Amache and the Amache Museum in Granada, CO.
8 am to Noon: Watch archaeologists as they uncover the history of Amache, on-site. Tour the area, learn about site surveys,s and watch active excavations.
1 pm to 4 pm: Visit the Amache Museum in Granada. View the new exhibits and collections at the expanded museum and work with objects in the field lab.
From The Prowers Journal
Biden signs bill designating a Japanese incarceration camp in Colorado a historic site
AsAMNews | April 10, 2022