Fossil Day / Fossils of Southeast Missouri

Brent Ashcraft, amateur paleontologist, will present “Fossils of Southeast Missouri” at 2:00 pm, October 26. This slide show covers the history of fossils in SEMO from trilobites to dinosaurs – a look at some of the fossils found in Southeast Missouri and what they tell us about our past.
Children’s activities include a fossil dig, fossil scavenger hunt with fossil prizes, and other fossil related activities.
Bring your fossils for identification or come  see our fossils and help us celebrate National Fossil Day, 2019.

Museum hours are 12:00 pm to 4:30 pm

“Fossils of Southeast Missouri” presentation at 2:00 pm

Children’s activities – 12 pm – 4 pm

Museum admission: Adults $5 and 17 years and under $2

Bollinger County Museum of Natural History is located at 209 Mayfield Drive in Marble Hill.

For more information call 573-238-1174 or email