Special Preconference Events

MNA collectiontour

Museum of Northern Arizona

Join Patricia Walker, archivist, and staff of the Museum of Northern Arizona for a choice of two tours! One tour will show their extensive Archives collection, and one will be a special tour of their Archaeology holdings.

Wednesday, November 18th – 2:00
Pre-registration is required. $10 for non-museum members.
Register by phone at (928) 774-5211, ext. 219

Registration closes on 11/16, Monday, 5:00pm.

3101 N. Fort Valley Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(Directions)

Participants will be responsible for their own transportation to tour site. Museum is a 10 minute drive from Conference Center.

Lowell Collection Room

Lowell Observatory

Join Lauren Amundson, archivist and Lowell Observatory staff on a behind-the-scenes tour of our collections facilities, including basement vaults and the newly opened Putnam Collection Center. Participants will get a close-up look at archival material, artifacts, and rare books that document Lowell Observatory’s 120-year history. Staff will also discuss the process of moving library and archival collections into the new facility.

Wednesday, November 18th – 2:00
Tour Limited to 20 participants.
Registration is now closed

1400 W. Mars Hill Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(Directions)

Participants will be responsible for their own transportation to tour site. Observatory is a 7 minute drive from Conference Center.