Join in a fun-filled day of activities for the entire family.
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+ Roaring, breathing 15 ft. T-Rex from Field Station: Dinosaurs*
+ Live Animal Shows*:
• Dinosaurs to Birds with Bill Robinson
• Snakes-N-Scales and Turtle Tales with Bill Boesenberg
* One ticket included with admission; additional tickets may be purchased
+ Geological demonstrations by scientists from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, the New Jersey Paleontological Society and the New Jersey State Museum
Hands-on activities include:
+ Fossil Rubbings + Dinosaur Origami + Create your own Pangaea flip book + Make a Stegosaurus helmet + Shark Tooth Fossil Dig
+ Touchable Specimens, including dinosaur and other pre-historic fossils presented by Dinosaurs Rock
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+ Tsunami Tank, Geo Treasure Hunt, Sluicing for Minerals, Earthquake Simulator and much more...
+ Meet Diego, the Nickolodian action-adventure hero--bring your camera and take a photo
The following require addtional ticket purchase:
+ Planetarium Shows:
• Skywatchers of Africa
• Stars of the Pharaohs
• Secret of the Cardboard Rocket
+ Hurricane Simulator -- Experience winds up to 80 mph
+ Also, enjoy "Dinosaur Sandwiches" (chicken and pulled pork) from the official restaurant-partner, Dinosaur Bar-B-Que. ($2 per sandwich; all proceeds to support the Museum's education programs.)
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Presented by the Newark Museum in collaboration with Rutgers University–Newark.
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