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August 28th

Digging the Past

  • Admission: $2 program fee, Interpretive Center admission not required
  • Location: Falls of the Ohio State Park and Foundation
  • 201 W. Riverside Dr.
  • Clarksville, Indiana 47129
  • Time:
    10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Contact: Alan Goldstein
  • Email: agoldstein@dnr.in.gov
  • Phone: (812) 280-9970

Digging the Past

Our annual special event at the Falls of the Ohio that focuses on fossils, geology and archaeology. Join us with refreshed collecting piles, geology-themed craft activities, build-a-collection, archaeological activities, and more. Irving Materials, Inc. return with their build a fossil activity. The Indiana Geological Survey will have hands-on Indiana geology. Get your archaeology / prehistory questions answered by the Division of Historic Preservation & Archaeology. Outer fossil bed hike at 9:30 AM (river permitting) and short hikes hourly from 10 AM to 3 PM. Special reduced admission to the Interpretive Center for the event - $7 per person, child or adult. $2 pay-to-park behind the interpretive Center.


Falls of the Ohio State Park and Foundation

The Falls of the Ohio Interpretive Center & General George Rogers Clark Home Site highlight the...