Bone Hunters' Quarry

bonehunters quarryExperience the thrill of hands-on excavation at Bone Hunters' 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. After being issued protective goggles, a chisel, and brush, chip away at rock matrix to reveal realistic fossil casts buried below. Try your hand at being a paleontologist—you, too, can help excavate a dinosaur or mammal!

For children 10 and under, accompanied by an adult. All participants must wear protective goggles. Check at the museum for extended holiday hours.