Public ProgramsFossil Casting
Make your own fossil replica, learn the differences between fossils and casts, and discover why casts are important to the Museum during this 45-minute indoor workshop.
Download a PDF of Cast Painting Instructions here.
Children under 12 years must be accompanied by a participating paid adult companion.
Children 3 years and under are not allowed in the Casting Lab due to health and safety reasons.
Allergy Alert: latex molds are used in the making of the casts.
Dates and Times
Spring: May 20 – June 18: Weekends only, includes Mon. May 22, 12:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m. & 4:00 p.m.
Summer: June 24 – August 31: Daily, 10:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4:00 p.m. & 5:30 p.m.
Fall: September 1 - 30: Weekends only, includes Mon. September 4, 12:00 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.
$10.00 per person
All applicable taxes are included in fees.
To secure your spot, advance registration is recommended.
A 10% discount is available for pre-registered, organized groups of 10 or more.