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  Colorado

  Canon City

  Canon City Municipal Museum

   612 Royal Gorge Boulevard

  PO Box 1460 (81215)

  Canon City    CO   81212    

  Phone   719 269-9018

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.coloradoinfo.com/travel.asp?pageid=19%7C25%7C94%7C95

  Description  cultural & natural history of Fremont County in three historic buildings and two galleries

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils

  Collection A-F Arms

  Collection N-Z  Paintings

  Era  1860-1950

  New or Updated:    4/1/2005

Florissant
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
15807 Teller County 1
PO Box 185
Florissant CO 80816
Phone 719 748-3253
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/flfo/
E-mail FLFO_Information@nps.gov
Description visitor center with exhibits, ranger talks and walks to fossil beds, 1878 pioneer homestead
Type of Resource Nature
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Field of Study Science Facility Fossils
Owner/Operator  NPS

Colorado
Morrison
Dinosaur Ridge Visitor Center
16831 West Alameda Pkwy
Morrison CO 80465
Phone 303 697-3466
Web Site http://www.dinoridge.org/
Description fossil rich area with stratigraphy revealing multiple eras, visitor center with guidebooks and organized tours
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Field of Study/Science Facility Fossils
New or Updated: 04/12/2003

 

  Connecticut

  New Haven

  Invertebrate Paleontology Image Gallery

  Yale University

  170 Whitney Avenue

  New Haven  CT     06520    

  Web Site  http://www.yale.edu/ypmip/mainpage.html

  E-mail  mailto:peabody.webmaster@yale.edu

  Description  online images from the Invertebrate Paleontology collection at the Peabody museum

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils

  Collection N-Z  Photography

  New or Updated:       3/2/2005

  New Haven
 
Peabody Museum of Natural History
 
170 Whitney Avenue
 
New Haven  CT  06511   
 
Phone   203 432-5050
 
Web Site  www.peabody.yale.edu/
 
Description  11 million specimens and objects in almost all natural history categories, historic  scientific instruments
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils
 
Group Identity   Native American
 
Owner/Operator:  Yale University

  New or Updated:  5/16/2005

  FL

  Cape Coral

  Cape Coral Historical Society

  544 Cultural Park Blvd

  PO Box 150637

  Cape Coral  FL   33915    

  Phone  239 772-7037

  Web Site http://www.capecoralhistoricalmuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:ccoralmuseum@aol.com

  Alt Web http://www.capecoral.net/community/comm_localorgs_details.cfm?commid

  Description  local artifacts, Rose Garden, Shells & Fossils

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils

  Collection N-Z   Shells

  New or Updated:   6/8/2006

  FL

  Daytona Beach

  Museum of Arts and Sciences

  1040 Museum Boulevard

  Daytona Beach  FL   32114    

  Phone   904 255-0285

  Web Site www.moas.org

  Description  both arts and science, new wing with additional art space, American

                    Art, Africa, China, Cuba

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  Collection N-Z   Fossils

  New or Updated:  12/30/2006

Florida
Fort Myers
Southwest Florida Museum of History
2300 Peck Street
Fort Myers FL 33901
Phone
941 332-5955
Web Site
http://www.cityftmyers.com/attractions/historical.htm
Description general purpose museum with Paleo Florida exhibit, "Cracker" house, Seminoles, Spanish explorers, early settlers, fire pumper, private Pullman
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Depot
Field of Study/Science Facility Fossils
Group Identity Native American
New or Updated: 05/04/2003
 

  FL

  Gainesville

  Florida Museum of Natural History

  U of Florida Cultural Plaza

  SW 34th St & Hull Road

  Gainesville  FL   32611    

  Phone  352 846-2000

  Web Site  www.flmnh.ufl.edu/

  Description  4 story butterfly rainforest, fossils, fossil plant garden, South Florida

                    people & environments, NW FL waterways & wildlife

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study  Paleontology

  Field of Study  Fossils

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated:  6/28/2007

Mulberry
Mulberry Phosphate Museum
Highway 37 S
PO Box 707
Mulberry FL 33860
Phone
Web Site
Description
fossil collection in 1899 train depot
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Natural History
Building Type
Depot
Field of Study Science Facility
Fossils

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