Research & Collections

Virtual National Fossil Day

This year, the Alabama Museum of Natural History is celebrating National Fossil Day online! On October 14, 2020, we will be hosting free livestream broadcasts about Paleontology, Paleozoic Oceans, and a special presentation about the Alabama Avocational Paleontologist Award.

Schedule of Virtual Events

How to Watch:

All content can be found on the ALMNH’s Facebook page and UA Museum’s YouTube channel at the above-mentioned times.

Share YOUR Fossil Collection:

  1. Share pictures of your own personal fossil collections using #NationalFossilDay and #MyCollection and tag @uamnh on Twitter and Instagram.

Chat With a Paleontologist:

  1. Chat with a Paleontologist on Thursday, October 15 via Zoom: Sign up for a small group Zoom session with an actual UA paleontologist!