Washington Area Public Archaeologists

The following is a list of archaeologists working in the public sector and at historic sites in the Washington DC area, including Northern Virginia and parts of Maryland.

Page updated on Apr 24, 2018 at 9:13 AM

A list of  Archaeological Resource Management Firms working in the area is also maintained by Alexandria Archaeology. 

To make corrections or to have your organization added to this list, please contact Alexandria Archaeology at 703.746.4399, or via email.

Alexandria Archaeology
105 N. Union St., #327
Alexandria, VA 22314
Contact: Francine Bromberg, City Archaeologist
Phone: 703.746.4399
Fax: 703.838.6491

District of Columbia
DC Historic Preservation Office
1100 4th Street, SW, Suite E650
Washington, DC 20024
Contact: Ruth Trocolli, City Archaeologist
Phone: 202.442.8800
Fax: 202.741.5246

Fairfax County Park Authority
Cultural Resource Management and Protection
2855 Annandale Road
Falls Church, VA 22042
Contact: Liz Crowell, Section Manager
Main: 703.534.3881
Direct: 703.246.5758
C.A.R.T Blog from the County Archaeological Rescue Team

Gunston Hall Plantation
10709 Gunston Road
Mason Neck, VA 22079
Contact: David Shonyo, Archaeologist
Phone: 703.550.9220
Fax: 703.550.9480

Loudoun County
Department of Building & Development
1 Harrison Street, SE
Leesburg , VA 20177-7000
Contact: Michael Clem, Archaeologist
Phone: 703.737.8862
Fax: 703.737.8993

Loudoun County
Department of Planning
3rd Floor
1 Harrison Street, SE
Leesburg , VA 20177
Contact: Heidi E. Siebentritt, Historic Preservation Planner
Phone: 703.771.5115
Fax: 703.777.0441

Maryland National Capitol Park & Planning Commission
Division of Natural & Historical Resources (DNHR)
801 Watkins Drive
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774-8889
Contact: Donald Creveling
Phone: 301.218.9637
FAX: 301-864-7315

M-NCPPC (The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission)
Montgomery County Archaeology Program

Needwood Mansion
6700 Needwood Road
Derwood, Maryland 20855
Heather Bouslog, Senior Archaeologist
Casandra Michaud, Archaeologist
Phone: 301.563.7530

Mount Vernon 
Preservation & Archaeology
Mount Vernon Ladies Association
P.O. Box 110
Mount Vernon, VA 22121
Contact: Esther White
Phone: 703.780.2000, x326
Fax: 703.780.7548

National Park Service, National Capital Region
Regional Archaeologist
1100 Ohio Drive, SW
Washington, DC 20242
Contact: Stephen Potter
Phone: 202.619.7280
Fax: 202.401.0017

National Park Service, National Capital Region
Museum Resource Center
3300 Hubbard Road
Landover, MD 20785
Contact: Robert Sonderman, Marian Creveling
Phone: 301. 832.3950

National Park Service George Washington Memorial Parkway
Turkey Run Park
700 George Washington Memorial Parkway
McLean , VA 22101
Contact: Matthew R. Virta, Cultural Resource Program Manager
Phone: 703.289.2535
Fax: 703.289.2598

Prince William County
Planning Office, DS940
5 County Complex Court
Suite 210
Prince William , VA 22192-9201
Contact: Justin Patton, County Archaeologist
Phone: 703.792.5729
Fax: 703.792.4401

Prince William County
Department of Public Works
17674 Main Street
Dumfries, VA 22026
Contact: Robert E. Krause, Preservationist
Phone: 703.792.5619
Fax: 703.221.7504