Dino Dig Fossil Hunt with Steamworks for Kids (Ages 6-9) - Register Online

9:00am-12:00pm // $180 (includes materials // San Luis Obispo Campus Room 4403

Explore ideas and methods of Archeology, Paleontology, and Geology and excavate the simulated bones of a model dinosaur! Assemble the fossil from your own “dig” to complete a 3-dimensional model of a dinosaur to take home. Investigate geologic time and fossil charts to compare living things then and now, and identify 20-million year old shark teeth and other fossils. See, hold, and identify items from our rock and mineral collections, and design your very own dinosaurs based on what we observe from our exploration.


Egyptian Dig Discovery with Steamworks for Kids (Ages 6-9) - Register Online

12:30-3:30pm // $180 (includes materials // San Luis Obispo Campus Room 4403

Uncover ancient artifacts as you become an Egyptian Archeologist and explore ancient Egyptian life! Use tools like real archeologists use to excavate a scarab, hieroglyphic tablet, ankh symbol, and a jackal. Take home your artifacts, and a booklet explaining what they are. Use the sand from your Dig to create a display sculpture of either a pyramid or a sphinx. Dig into fun and go back through time to learn about the ancient world of Egypt!