PRI's Museum of the Earth

PRI's Museum of the Earth

Explore Earth and its prehistoric past

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Explore Earth and its prehistoric past—from the tiniest trilobite to the mighty mastodon—through engaging displays, hands-on features, stunning fossils, and science-inspired art.


  • Unearth and take home your own fossils from Fossil Lab.
  • Marvel at the Hyde Park Mastodon, one of the most complete mastodon skeletons ever found, and the 44-foot Right Whale #2030.
  • Watch paleontologists uncover dinosaur bones and other exciting fossils in Prep Lab.
  • Journey 540 million years back in time with the 500-foot mural Rock of Ages, Sands of Time.

Continue your journey from the past into the future with temporary exhibitions, lectures, family-friendly programs, and more!

Save 10% off admission when you present a valid AAA Membership card. 

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