Celebrate National Fossil Day on October 4th at Family Night at the South Florida Museum.
Museum admission will be half-priced all day (10:00 a.m. - 8 p.m.) and there will be exhibitors from various local and state organizations.
Mammoths, mastodons and megalodons, Oh my! Florida's ancient past was filled with majestic creatures now extinct but not forgotten. Come see, touch and explore locally found fossils presented by actual scientists and fossil hunters. Search for your own ancient bones and teeth in the Fossil Dig sponsored by Mosaic and even study to earn your Junior Ranger Paleontologist badge from the DeSoto National Memorial Rangers. Special exhibits, activities and presentations will occur from 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
The museum is celebrating National Fossil Day during Family Night on October 4th, however the date of the nationally observed National Fossil Day will be October 14th.
Family Night at the Museum is sponsored by Bright House Networks.