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Atlatl Days

Saturday, September 24, 2022

Atlatl Days

Date & Time

Saturday, September 24, 2022

Recurring Event

Time Slot(s):

9:00 am to 3:00 pm


Try your hand at ancient hunting practices! The technique of using an atlatl or spear throwing stick is an ancient global technology. You will learn about hunting in the ancient world! Hunt a wooly mammoth or wooly rhinoceros. Fun and educational for adults and kids of all ages. Learn about the tools that Native Americans in Danvers made and used.

If you would like to visit the Nurse Homestead museum, admission is $9 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children 6-16

Weather Restrictions

Only gale force will keep us from hunting!


149 Pine Street, Danvers, MA 01923

149 Pine Street, Danvers, MA 01923



Accessible / Wheelchair or stroller accommodating

Fun for Kids

Hearing impairment accommodations available

Parking Available

Event Category

  • Early Settlement
  • History
  • Nature / Science

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