Be a palaeontologist for a day! Begin with a tour of the Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre, home of Canada’s largest collection of Marine Reptile fossils and to ‘Bruce’ the largest mosasaur on display in the country and one of the largest in the world. We’ll guide you through our collections room and laboratory with an exciting talk and identification session for any of your fossils. Enjoy a lunch with staff compliments of CFDC, followed by a scenic drive to the dig site on the Manitoba Escarpment where participants spend the afternoon searching for and excavating 80 million year old fossils.
It’s one day with memories that will last a lifetime!
WHO IS THE EXCURSION FOR?
• Ages 10 and up.
WHEN DOES THE EXCURSION TAKE PLACE?
• May to October - 7 days a week
ADMISSION FEES (Mention this ad and the code TMB-CFDC and receive 10 percent off)
• Child - $85.00
• Adult - $110.00
•"Group of Seven" Special - $600.00.
• Lunch is provided.
Your adventure begins with a tour of the Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre, followed by an opportunity to learn first-hand about fossil preparation using the tools of the trade. The remainder of the time will be spent fossil hunting and excavating.
• Centre tour
• Fossil preparation
• Transportation to and from dig site
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The largest collection of marine reptile fossils in Canada is less than 90 minutes south of Winnipeg at the Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre in Morden,