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January 20, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Bundle up as you make your way to the Virginia Museum of Natural History on Saturday, January 20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for theIce Age Festival, featuring mammoth-sized (literally) displays from the Ice Age.

Spectacular displays:
• Witness the full skeleton cast of a Stegodon, a nearly 30 foot-long extinct relative of mammoths and mastodons that lived during the last Ice Age.

• A cast skeleton of a saber-toothed cat will also greet visitors!
The VMNH Paleontology Department will have a variety of specimens and displays on hand. Meet the VMNH scientists and learn about their work in the field and in the labs!

Presenters:
To be announced

Activities:
The VMNH Department of Education & Public Programs will present a variety of hands-on activities, games and crafts for children and families throughout the festival (exciting details to be announced!)

Visiting exhibitors and presenters:
To be announced

THANK YOU to our sponsors:
Helen S. & Charles G. Patterson, Jr. Charitable Foundation Trust
U.S. Cellular
Bassett
Boxley

 


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