Sieving for Small Fossils

Event

Redpath Museum Room 106, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA
Price: 
Free with suggested admission to museum

Through August 26, the Redpath Museum is open on Saturdays!

New programming for ages 5 and up

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

May 5: start times at 11:15, 12:00, 12:45.

June 16: start times at 15:00 and 15:45.

July 21 and August 18: start times at 13:30, 14:15 and 15:00.

First-come, first-served: 24 people per session. Please bring a smock or old shirt and prepare to get muddy!

Please note: you'll be working with small fossils so, for safety reasons, this activity is not appropriate for children younger than 5 years old. Thank you for your understanding.

See more of our Saturday programming here.