Written in the Rocks: Fossil Tales of New Jersey

Written in the Rocks: Fossil Tales of New Jersey

Aug 7, 2017 — Dec 31, 2018
New Jersey State Museum
205 W. State St., Trenton, NJ 08625
Dates & Times
Oct 22: Oct 23: Oct 24: Oct 25: Oct 26: Oct 27: Oct 28: Oct 29: Oct 30: Oct 31: Nov 1: Nov 2: Nov 3: Nov 4: Nov 5: Nov 6: Nov 7: Nov 8: Nov 9: Nov 10: Nov 11: Nov 12: Nov 13: Nov 14: Nov 15: Nov 16: Nov 17: Nov 18: Nov 19: Nov 20: Nov 21: Nov 22: Nov 23: Nov 24: Nov 25: Nov 26: Nov 27: Nov 28: Nov 29: Nov 30: Dec 1: Dec 2: Dec 3: Dec 4: Dec 5: Dec 6: Dec 7: Dec 8: Dec 9: Dec 10: Dec 11: Dec 12: Dec 13: Dec 14: Dec 15: Dec 16: Dec 17: Dec 18: Dec 19:
609-292-6464 Trenton

Event Description

Dinosaurs return to the State Museum! The exhibition presents 10 unique fossil stories that offer intriguing clues about our ever-changing planet, how life on Earth has evolved and adapted… or gone extinct. Step back 3.5 billion years to explore the geology of New Jersey, the oldest fossils from the state and the progression of life here. Learn about the evolution of turtles, fish, mammals and birds. Meet New Jersey's own Dryptosaurus, the world's first known carnivorous dinosaur, reconstructed and displayed for the first time ever! Discover Ice Age animals and their modern day relatives. Interactive timeline demonstrates the enormity of geologic time. On long term view in the Natural History Hall.