Hands On

Discovery BasecampDiscovery Basecamp

In this space, visitors enjoy a chance to slow down, rest, look closely at natural objects, hone their observation skills, and interact with museum staff and one another. Discovery Basecamp is available during museum hours and access is included in regular museum admission.
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Bonehunters QuarryBonehunters Quarry

Experience the thrill of hands-on excavation at Bonehunters Quarry, Carnegie Museum of Natural History's interactive fossil dig. Be transported to Dinosaur National Monument in Utah, where Carnegie paleontologists have been digging since 1909.
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