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Hands On! Discovery Center: The Big Dig

July 6, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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One event on August 24, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 7, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 21, 2019 at 10:00 am


The Big Dig – select Saturdays, beginning in July!

The Big Dig is a one-of-a-kind, roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty, paleontology experience offered by Hands On! Discovery Center and the East Tennessee State University Museum of Natural History!  Participants will have the opportunity to work alongside paleontologists and follow the process from beginning to end, from searching for fossils in the field to curating them in the museum collection.


For ages 12 to adult.  Ages 12-16 must be accompanied by a paying adult, age 18+.


The program is 10:00am – 4:00pm and is available on the following dates:
  • July 6
  • July 20
  • August 10
  • August 24
  • September 7
  • September 21
Spots are very limited and pre-registration and payment are required two weeks in advance of each date.  For more details, visit: https://visithandson.org/the-big-dig/


July 6, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hands On! Discovery Center
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Hands On! Discovery Center
1212 Suncrest Drive
Gray, TN 37615 United States
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