Exhibit Installation May 14 - 22
New exhibits will be installed in the new visitor center May 14 - 22. Access to the park film and exhibits may be reduced. You may want to consider visiting after May 23 if you schedule permits. The park remains open every day from 9am - 5pm.
Grades 7 to 12
The following activities are designed to be downloaded by teachers and used in the classroom. Contact our staff to book an activity at the Monument or for a ranger to visit your classroom. School visits are only available for the Pikes Peak and Colorado Springs areas.
Activity Sheets [292k PDF File]
Paper Fossils [2mb PDF File]
Fossil Identification Packet [6.5mb PDF File]
Leaf Manual [749k PDF File]
Vocabulary [15k PDF File]
Did You Know?
Some of the fossil plants found at Florissant Fossil Beds, like this maple seed, may have relatives that still live in Colorado.