Saturday & Sunday, March 3–4, 2018
See hundreds of exciting dinosaur fossils and other prehistoric creatures from the Burke's collection! This year, become a Junior Paleontologist and hone your prehistoric sleuthing skills. Meet paleontologists and talk to them about what it's like to have a career working with fossils, as well as their groundbreaking research from around the world.
- Watch paleontologists prepare the skull of the recently-discovered “Tufts-Love” T. rex
- Practice being a paleontologist by uncovering prehistoric creatures in a fossil dig pit
- Make a fossil imprint to take home
- Complete a fossil challenge and become a certified Junior Paleontologist
- Meet paleontologists at a Paleontology Career Booth and find more about how you can become a paleontologist yourself
- Have your face painted like a dinosaur
- Dress up as a paleontologist or a dino and give your best roar
Burke members: Receive first access to FREE timed ticketing reservations and a special members-only hour on Saturday from 9–10 am. Not a member? Join today!