Some of the world's best preserved fossils are found in the flat-topped ridges of southwestern Wyoming's cold sagebrush desert. Fossilized fishes, insects, plants, reptiles, birds, and mammals are exceptional for their abundance, variety, and detail of preservation. Most remarkable is the story they tell of ancient life in a subtropical landscape. Read More
America's Aquarium in Stone
A variety of fossil fishes, insects, plants, reptiles, birds and mammals from ancient Fossil Lake are displayed in the visitor center.
Experience the geology, wildlife, scenery, and wide open spaces by hiking the interpretive trails, dirt roads or taking the scenic drive.
Visit a Scientific Fossil Quarry
What better way to explore a fossil park than with a paleontologist in a fossil quarry. Join us on Fridays and Saturdays during the summer.