Journées de la Culture: Sieving for Small Fossils


Redpath Museum Room 106, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA
Free with donation to the Museum

Join us during Journées de la Culture for a fun activity on fossils!

Learn how to sieve for small fossils with Palaeontology technician Chantal Montreuil. Shark and ray teeth, spines, fish scales... what will you find?

Saturday September 29: 

  • session 1: 11h30 to 12h15
  • session 2: 12h30 to 13h15


For children aged 5 and up. Free with donation to the museum. Please arrive at 15 minutes in advance to register at the front desk. Space is limited.

Please bring a smock or old shirt and prepare to get muddy!

*Please note that you will be handling small fossils. For safety reasons, this activity is not appropriate for children under 5 years old. Thank you for your understanding.