Archaeology Class Tours Fonthill Castle


Today, Solebury School's Archaeology class visited Fonthill Castle in Doylestown, which was built by early American archaeologist Henry Mercer. Students took a behind-the-scenes tour from archaeologist and site manager Heather Hicks. We learned about Mercer's legacy and had the rare opportunity to visit storage rooms at the castle. Heather taught the class how to handle artifacts using objects from the collection...