Nerd Night#21: Keystone Archaeology

Nerd Night on Friday, September 13th:

Keystone Archaeology

Guided Hike & Talk  |  BYOB |  Light Refreshments 


Did you know there is a 4500 year old archaeological site at the Keystone Heritage Park?  This ancient site tells the story a of nomadic peoples transition to a settled agricultural lifestyle.  Join our next Nerd Night to learn all about Keystone’s plants, animals, hydrology, and archaeological legacy.  We’ll start the evening a natural history stroll through the gardens before settling in to learn about ancient archaeology.  Feel free to bring your own beverages and picnic to this outdoor Nerd Night event.


Nerd Night: Keystone Archaeology is proudly sponsored by:

Keystone Heritage Park, the El Paso Community Foundation, & High Desert Native Plant llc

Speakers & Schedule

  1. 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm – [Natural History Hike] with Mike Gaglio (Biologist at High Desert Native Plants LLC & Habitat adviser for Keystone Heritage Park)  – guided hike through the Keystone Heritage Park
  2. 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm – [Keystone Archaeology Talk] with Jamie Barnes (Local Geologist) –  learn all about Keystone’s 4500 year old archaeological legacy

*Please note:  Keystone Heritage Park is open to the public, however, the Keystone Archaeological site is not open to the public and the site can only be visited if accompanied by a Keystone official.

Where: Keystone Heritage Park

4200 Doniphan Dr, El Paso, TX 79912


When: Friday, September 13th at 6:30 pm


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