Public ProgramsTHE DIG EXPERIENCE
Use real tools and techniques of palaeontology as a member of an excavation team working in the badlands. Uncover replicas of dinosaur bones, map a quarry, make a field jacket, and learn to read the stories fossils tell in this 90-minute program.
Dates and Times
June 26 – August 31, 2010
Daily, 11:00am – 12:30 pm
Youth (10-17) $15.00
Adult (18+) $15.00
*Two adults and their children ages 10-17
All applicable taxes are included in fees.
For the safety and comfort of our participants, sturdy outdoor footwear is required (running shoes, hiking boots or hiking sandals).
In case of rain, an indoor version of this program is delivered.
(Hike Information: 2 km return trip along uneven path, moderately challenging with a few hills).
Seven Wonders Of The Badlands
Marvel at the wonders of the badlands on this guided hike.
Great Minds Fresh Finds
Celebrate our great scientific thinkers and some of their most memorable discoveries.
Watch as fossils found right here in Alberta are prepared by our technicians for research and display.