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Sat., June 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Join the State Museum for a very special day full of fossils, dinosaurs, natural history and more at Paleopalooza!


  • Meet a real paleontologist and learn about a brand new dinosaur species.

  • Birds of prey (hawks, owls) and flight demonstrations by Winged Ambassadors.

  • Skype with scientists in the jungles of Panama who are studying snakes.

  • Make a “fossil” to take home with you.

  • Excavate and reconstruct a “fossil” just like a real paleontologist.

  • Draw your favorite extinct animal for your chance to win a cool prize.

Free with museum general admission or membership!