Distance LearningA Museum at Work
Are your students thinking about college or university? Are you talking about career planning? Although the Royal Tyrrell Museum is a museum of palaeontology, only a few of our staff are palaeontologists. Meet some of the other people that make the Museum work—fossil technicians, educators, exhibit designers, librarians, marketing staff, and more!
Toll free in North America (outside Alberta)
Toll free in Alberta
310-0000 then (403) 823-7707
Outside North America
7 to 12
Available to the general public
45 minutesCurriculum Connections
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Palaeontology as a Career
Discover what it takes to become a palaeontologist.
Watch as fossils found right here in Alberta are prepared by our technicians for research and display.
Explore Alberta as it was 70 million years ago.