Tour of the New York State Museum Paleontology Collection

Sunday, March 5, 2023

12pm & 2pm, Pre-registration required
Museum Lobby

Join Dr. Lisa Amati on an in-person behind-the-scenes tour of the Museum’s Paleontology Collection. The tour provides a glimpse into our vast holdings of fossils. Learn about how specimens are organized, stored, and catalogued, and view cases full of fossil trilobites, cephalopods, and crinoids from the Invertebrate Paleontology Collection. Participants will also see specimens of the world-famous Gilboa tree fossils from the Paleobotany Collection.

Visitors should meet in the Museum Lobby prior to the start of the tour.


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Paleontology Tour
Paleontology Tour