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    Fossil Butte

    National Monument Wyoming

Fossil Butte: Visit a 52 Million-Year-Old Fossil Classroom

A fossil adventure awaits your students. Use this park as your classroom and discover the amazing things fossils teach us. Check out the lesson plans, traveling trunk, and be sure to visit the additional educational resources page. It has a downloadable poster, information on field trips and classroom visits, and some video presentations on the scientific collection and preparation of fossils.

learning what it takes to be a fossil by playing the layer game