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POSTPONED! – NMGMS Fossil Road Show and Geology Fest

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm CDT

The North Mississippi Gem and Mineral Society Fossil Road Show and Geology Fest, has been postponed due to COVID-19.  If conditions allow, it will be rescheduled later this year. 

Admission to the museum for this event is $2 per person.  Activities tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5.  There will be fun activities for the kids, “make and take” projects, plus many rock, mineral, and fossil displays.  

Bring your rocks and fossils for identification!  George Phillips, paleontologist with the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science will be present to identify your fossil finds.  Also on hand to answer any questions and help with the identification of rocks and fossils will be, Dr. Louis Zachos and Dr. Julie Retrum from the University of Mississippi, as well as registered geologist, Robert Langford.  

Grab bags, geodes, and other goodies will be available for sale.  

Details

Date:
April 18
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

NMGMS
Email:
info@nmgms.org
Website:
nmgms.org

Venue

Oren Dunn City Museum
689 Rutherford Rd
Tupelo, 38801 United States
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Phone:
(662) 841-6438
Website:
http://www.tupeloms.gov/oren-dunn-city-museum/