• The Agate Fossil Hills where mammal fossils were excavated in the early 1900's

    Agate Fossil Beds

    National Monument Nebraska

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Events Upcoming for August

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  • Labor Day Weekend

    Friday, August 29, 2014

    Hikes, talks and a cultural demonstrator fill the weekend with activities. More

  • Labor Day Weekend

    Saturday, August 30, 2014

    Hikes, talks and a cultural demonstrator fill the weekend with activities. More

  • Niobrara Meanderings

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Sunday afternoon program, Agate Fossil Beds rangers or special speakers More

  • Labor Day Weekend

    Sunday, August 31, 2014

    Hikes, talks and a cultural demonstrator fill the weekend with activities. More

  • Labor Day Weekend

    Monday, September 1, 2014

    Hikes, talks and a cultural demonstrator fill the weekend with activities. More

Did You Know?

small Stenomylus camel

A very small camel, the Stenomylus camel, was found near the Agate Fossil Hills. This camel was about two feet tall at maturity. Although the quarry is not accessible, displays about this fragile-looking animal are available in the visitor center. More...