Museum of Geology - Annual Events

Dinosaur Extravaganza

This event is held annually around Easter. There are many fun hands-on activities for the kids. Activities include learning about dinosaurs and their environment, learning how to dig for fossils, and even dinosaurs in Hollywood!

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Night at the Museum

This event is also annually around Halloween. Children can come trick or treat in a safe environment and learn about dinosaurs, prehistoric mammals, and rocks at the same time. The staff and volunteers dress up as well making this event fun for all ages!

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Visit the Museum of Geology

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Be a Geologist!

If you're passionate about geology or just looking for a new kind of experience, the Museum of Geology offers opportunities for adults and kids to join Field Paleo excursions and help us with real-life research.  Trips for individuals and for families.