Public ProgramsTHE DIG EXPERIENCE
Using the tools and techniques of palaeontology, you will uncover fossil replicas in our simulated dig site, unearth their unique stories, and hold real fossils. Experience the thrill of excavation on this 90-minute realistic dinosaur dig.
Ages 7+ (Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a paying adult)
Dates and Times
Summer: June 27 – August 31: Daily, 11:00 a.m.
Youth (7-17) $15.00
Adult (18+) $15.00
All applicable taxes are included in fees.
To secure your spot, advance registration is recommended.
For the safety and comfort of our participants, sturdy outdoor footwear is required (running shoes, hiking boots or hiking sandals).
Due to the hiking trail’s uneven terrain, this program is not wheelchair accessible.
We recommend bringing water, hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, and suitable clothing.
In the event of poor trail conditions an indoor version of this program will be offered.
(Hike Information: 2 km return trip along uneven path, moderately challenging with a few hills).
A 10% discount is available for pre-registered, organized groups of 10 or more.
Seven Wonders Of The Badlands
Marvel at the wonders of the badlands on this guided hike.
Watch as fossils found right here in Alberta are prepared by our technicians for research and display.
Enjoy hands-on learning and make your own fossil replica.