Fossil Finders | It's About Time — New Year's Party

Photo: Timothy Kenney/Burke Museum
Photo: Timothy Kenney/Burke Museum

Date & Time

Sunday, December 31
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

This event is in the past.


Included with admission;
FREE for Burke members

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4303 Memorial Way NE
Seattle, WA, United States

Directions & Parking


Enjoy fossilized fun at five drop-in stations designed for young learners ages 3–8. Hold fossils and casts at the touch table, make scientific discoveries in the dig pit, create a craft to take home, and collect a new stamp each month in your Fossil Finders Passport.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Burke! 

  • Compare fossils from different eras at our touch table and dig pits

  • Party like it’s 66 M.Y.A. at our photobooth

  • Add your art to our geologic timeline of life

  • Craft a 3D dimetrodon to take home

  • Join our "Noon Year's Eve" countdown and dino dance party! (Begins at 11:50 a.m.) 


* Please note that the Burke Museum will close at 2 p.m. on New Year’s Eve.