Mammoths and Mastadons…Oh My!

Special exhibits come and go from the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. Most are really impressive…all of them are educational.2013-02-18 13.55.42

In Mammoths & Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age, you get to meet saber-tooth cats and giant bears literally face to face.  Life-size models, fossil tusks and skulls, touchable teeth, spear points, cave paintings, interactive displays, and monumental video installations bring the Ice Age back to life.

The kids especially enjoyed the video installations – they were educational, easy to follow and fun to watch!

2013-02-18 14.02.06It was also fun to see and experience the Snowmastodon Project, the exceptional Ice Age fossil site unearthed near Snowmass Village in 2010. It’s an amazing discovery for Colorado

  • February 15 – May 27, 2013
    9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    The Museum is open seven days a week year-round.
  • COST;
  • $5/student (includes Museum admission), 1 free adult/10 students, $5/additional adult

    Reservations and timed entry required. For reservation details and to fill out the Field Trip Request Form, click here or call 303.370.6000, M – F, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

    This exhibition was created by The Field Museum, Chicago.


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