Fossils. Our fossils exhibits—dating from long before the dinosaurs to the last ice age—provide the perfect setting for learning about geological time. Students participate in a simulated fossil dig and identify the origin of mystery fossils to become familiar with the basic practices and concepts of paleontology.
Ages: Grades 2–5
Duration: 1 to 2 groups – 90 minutes; 3 groups – 135 minutes; 4 groups – 3.5 hours done as two 90-minute programs with a 30-minute break in between.
Cost: $200 per group of 1–30 students (chaperones are free)