Visitor Center 2013
Grand Opening Weekend June 15 and 16
After four decades, Florissant Fossil Beds will celebrate the opening of its first permanent visitor and research facility. The new, energy-efficient, sustainably designed building features new fossil displays, interactive exhibits, a research lab and storage facility, and a bookstore. The grand opening weekend will be Saturday June 15 and Sunday June 16.
Photo by Whitney Masten
Our NEW visitor center is now OPEN!!!
Did You Know?
Up to 1,500 different kinds of fossil insects have been found in the Florissant Fossil Beds making it one of the most diverse insect fossil sites in the world.