• Students at the museum

Have the Rutgers Geology Museum present at your library, summer camp, or community function this Summer! Rutgers geologists and Museum staff will visit your organization and present a fossil-themed activity!

The Museum offers programs for two age levels, and each takes about 45 minutes to  1 hour.


When: Weekdays during the months of June and July, subject to availability. 

Where: Your location must be within a 50-mile radius of the Rutgers New Brunswick Campus.
If over 50 miles away, additional fees may apply.

Cost: $75 for one program or $125 for both programs.
Price is based on a maximum of 30 children per program. Contact us for larger group pricing.

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Children participating in a fossil activity.2023 Programs

Fossil Footprints: All Ages

Museum staff will talk about fossils, how they are made, and show a few examples. Participants will also get to make their own fossil trackways using stamps!

Fossil Investigation: 4th Grade and Up

Museum staff will discuss fossils, how they form, and what they can tell us about ancient environments. Participants will also get to search for fossils in a geologic core, and determine how the environment has changed through time based on the fossils they find!




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