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Research and Education

The Research and Education Department within the Institute of Archaeology is tasked with:

  • Facilitating archaeological research in Belize
  • Exploring and recording of new sites
  • The conservation of archaeological and historical monuments
  • Public awareness and education of our cultural heritage
  • Issuing of licenses for private collections to the residents of Belize

Our largest event is the Belize Archaeology Symposium which happens annually. To learn more about that, click here.