The Epic Park In North Carolina Where You Can Take Home 23-Million-Year-Old Fossils
If you are a fan of history and would say that, theoretically, you ‘dig the past,’ then now you can say that you ‘dig the past’ and mean it – literally. There’s a little-known park in North Carolina where you can dig for, and keep, the fossils you find.
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Have you been to the Aurora Fossil Museum and/or did you know about the Fossil Park? We’d love to know what fossils you dug up. Aurora Fossil Museum is located at 400 W Main Street in Aurora, North Carolina. They’re open Monday – Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and on Sundays from March 1 through Labor Day 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Check their offical website for holiday closings and special announcements.
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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