This Saturday: Dinosaur Day at the Newark Museum

Photo courtesy the Newark Museum
Photo courtesy the Newark Museum

Dinosaur Day

Always a blast, and draws a huge crowd: this Saturday is the 8th annual Dinosaur Day at the Newark Museum, with lots of paleontology-themed exhibits for kids. Members of the museum get early admission at 11AM.

Hands-on activities for the entire family include:

  • Roaring, breathing 15′ T-Rex from Field Station Dinosaurs Geological demonstrations
  • Shark tooth fossil dig
  • Tsunami tank
  • Sluice for minerals and keep one
  • Touchable pre-historic fossil specimens from Dinosaurs Rock
  • Geo treasure hunt
  • Hurricane simulator
  • Meet Diego, the Nickelodeon action-adventure hero
  • Fossil rubbings
  • Dinosaur origami
  • Planetarium shows

Author: Ken Walker

Husband, Father, Newarker, PCA Elder, Business Analyst. In a glass case of emotion since 1978.

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