Public ProgramsPassion for the Past
The scientists at the Royal Tyrrell Museum are experts in their fields of palaeontological research. Get to know them, and learn how they uncover the fascinating mysteries of the past in this 25-minute video presentation.
*Bronze winner of the 2008 Interpretation Canada Awards of Excellence.
Toll free in North America (outside Alberta)
Toll free in Alberta
310-0000 then (403) 823-7707
Outside North America
Recommended ages 10+
Dates and Times
Spring: May 20 – June 18: Weekends only, includes Mon. May 22 (hourly,10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.)
Summer: June 24 – August 31: Daily (hourly,10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.)
Fall: September 1 – 30: Daily (hourly,11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.)
*Registration not required.
Enjoy hands-on learning and make your own fossil replica.
Watch as fossils found right here in Alberta are prepared by our technicians for research and display.
Located 6 km from Drumheller, the Museum is nestled in the heart of the Canadian Badlands where fossil hunters have prospected for over a century.