Museum of Western Colorado/Dinosaur Journey

Fruita, Colorado – Point of Geological Interest # F2

Image: Dinsosaur Journey sign

The Museum of Western Colorado provides an overview of the diverse paleontology of the Rabbit Valley–Fruita–Grand Junction area, with hands-on, interactive exhibits about dinosaur excavations, realistic and scientifically accurate robotic dinosaurs, and a working paleontology laboratory where fossils excavated from local quarries are prepared for study and display. The museum offers the opportunity to actually work in the field with paleontologists.

Tel: 970-858-7282
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Information and Brochures are available at Dinosaur Journey for these local area fossil attractions:
Dinosaur Hill
Fruita Paleontological Area
Riggs Hill
Trail Through Time (Rabbit Valley)