27th Annual Fossil Fest : Dates November 4-5, 2017 Indoors!

Teachers: Extra Credit for Your Students!

Homeschool Educator: Great Science Learning Opportunity!

Scouts: Presentations can focus on badge requirements. Learn more here

Youth Groups: Plan a great trip to learn about fossils.

School / Scout / Youth Groups of 10 or more? Sign up here.

Activities include:
  • Show Spotlight: Texas Dinosaurs!!
  • Guest Speaker: "Fossils Talk - Hear their Stories"
  • BYOF: Bring Your Own Fossil for Fossil Identification
  • Meet a Scientist: Q&A, hands-on demo
  • "Paleo Passport" educational quest for students
  • Hands-on Fossil Touch Table and Microscope
  • Exhibits: See what amateur fossil collectors find in Texas
  • Fossil collections: Start yours at the Wheel of Fossils & Dig Pit
  • Fossils / Minerals / Books / Gifts / Jewelry / Toys / more
  • Hourly and Grand Door Prizes
Day Date Time
Saturday 11/04/2017 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday 11/05/2017 9:00am to 5:00pm


$3/adult, $2/child (6-12), children under 6 free.
Special rates may apply for school, scout and youth groups. See the respective flyers above.


Old Settler's Heritage Association (inside)   
Next to the Dell Diamond on US Highway 79, Round Rock, TX 3 miles east of IH-35. See map below.

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Show Chair : showchair at austinpaleo.org
Webmaster : webmaster at austinpaleo.org


This Year's Grand Door Prizes
2017 Grand Door Prize
Theropod Cast
Theropod Cast
2017 Door Prize
Mosasaur Teeth
Mosasaur Teeth in Matrix
2017 Door Prize