Field Trips

The Rutgers Geology Museum hosts a number of field trips throughout the year, where participants are able to explore and uncover many mysteries of local geologic history. All field trips are fun and educational, so children (ages 5+) and adults are welcome to come along for the adventure.

If you are looking to book a tour of the Geology Museum or a K-12 Field Trip to the Museum, visit the tours page instead.

Spring 2019

Ringing Rocks Field Trip

  • Saturday, May 18, 2019: 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Fossil Hunting at Big Brook Park

  • Sunday, June 2, 2019: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Registration:

Registration for both field trips is now open! We reserve the right to cancel a trip if we do not have enough registered participants.

 

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Notes on Field Trips:

  • You must provide your own transportation.
  • Field trips do require some extended walking, so it is recommended that participants should be able to walk at least a mile on a moderate incline.
  • Each field trip can accommodate a certain number of people. When the maximum number has been reached, you will be placed on a waiting list. If the minimum number of participants is not reached, we reserve the right to cancel the trip.
  • Frequently Asked Questions

Event Information

Events

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Upcoming Events

Click on the link below to download a flyer with a list of our upcoming events during the spring of 2018.