Fossils After Dusk!


Ages 18+
$35 + GST per person

Join us for an evening of fun, food, fossils, and the opportunity to meet a palaeontologist. Attendees will enjoy light snacks and beverages from local businesses before diving into an action-filled evening of activities. 

Your ticket includes:

  • An informal mixer, from 7:00 – 7:30 p.m., with complimentary appetizers and a cash bar.
  • Ice-breaker activity with mystery fossils.
  • A presentation by a palaeontologist on significant fossil discoveries from the Drumheller badlands, and a crash course on how to identify fossils.
  • A fossil identification session with specimens brought by attendees.
  • A fun activity where groups rotate through stations to identify fossils from the badlands.

Date & Time: Thursday, Feb. 16, 2023, 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: Multipurpose Room, Royal Tyrrell Museum Learning Centre
Cost: $35 + GST per person.

Registration closes at 3:30 p.m. MT on Monday, February 13, 2023.

If you plan to bring fossils for identification, please check the box on the registration page. You can bring a maximum of three fossils.

Book now. Space is limited!

Additional booking information: 

  • This is an adult-only experience (18+). Any guests arriving for this event with children/infants will not be admitted. No refunds will be provided.
  • Tickets are only available for purchase in advance and can be purchased online.
  • This event is entirely accessible.
  • All guests are required to show government photo ID as per our AGLC license.