Fossil Month Activities

Photo: Andrew Waits
Photo: Andrew Waits

Date & Time

Daily through October 31, 2021

This event is in the past.


Included with museum admission


Enjoy paleontology-themed activities throughout the month of October as part of National Fossil Month!

In the museum:
Follow a fossil’s journey throughout the museum with a special Husky Scavenger Hunt, play with magnetic walls depicting paleontology sites,  

  • Follow a fossil's journey throughout the museum with a special-themed Husky Hunt and coloring page
  • Make your own Triceratops mask
  • Pose as one of our new dino finds in front of our fossil photo frame
  • $4 off tickets for contest participants who tag us on social & visit the museum dressed as a fossil as part of our Fossil Costume Contest
  • Get special discounts on Fossil Finder Fun Packs on sale in the Burke Store—Burke Members save 25%; non-members save 15%.

At home (for FREE!):
Create dino crafts available at