Fossil Discovery Exhibit – Big Bend National Park

At the Fossil Discovery Exhibit visitors can experience the changes to Big Bend’s plants and animals, and the world they lived in, through 130 million years of geologic time. Specimens from Big Bend’s remarkable fossil record and vivid artwork illustrate the fascinating story of Big Bend’s ancient life.

Most of the fossils are from the Late Cretaceous, around 80 million years ago.

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