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.
One free supervising adult per child or group of children ages 4-11 is required to attend. Adult does not make a cast. Children 3 and under are not allowed in the Casting Lab due to health and safety reasons.
Allergy Alert: latex moulds are used in the making of the casts.
Dates and Times
Spring: May 18 – June 23: Weekends only, 11:15 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.
Summer: June 28 – August 31: Daily, 10:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m. & 4:00 p.m.
Fall: September 1 - 26: Weekends only, 12:00 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.
$8.00 per person
All applicable taxes are included in fees.
To secure your spot, advance registration is recommended.
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