Meet a Mammoth that isn’t Woolly

On July 10, 2015, President Barack Obama issued a Presidential Proclamation making the Waco Mammoth Site a new unit of the National Park System. This paleontological site represents the nation’s only recorded discovery of a nursery herd of Columbian mammoths. Visitors can view "in situ" fossils including female mammoths, a bull mammoth, and a camel that lived approximately 67,000 years ago.

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Mailing Address:

6220 Steinbeck Bend Drive
Waco, TX 76708

Phone:

(254) 750-7946
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