Fossil Fun Day at the Manor House Museum, Kettering

Published: Wednesday, 23rd November 2016

Saturday 3rd December 10am – 4pm

Do you love fossils? Want to learn more about the fascinating world of fossils? Then come along to the Manor House Museum in Kettering on Saturday 3rd December for our free entry Fossil Fun Day.

Experts from the United Kingdom Amateur Fossil Hunters group will be on hand to answer all your fossil questions. Have a go on the mini fossil hunt dig, what will you discover? Follow the dinosaur trail around the Museum and try out fossil rubbing. There will be some truly awesome fossils on display for you to handle; a great day out for all the family. 

Guy Holloway, Head of Corporate & Cultural Services at Kettering Borough Council, said:
“The Manor House Museum does a fantastic job putting on fun events for kids all year round, and this Fossil Fun Day is another great example of that. If you’ve yet to discover some of the fabulous events your local museum has to offer, then why not pop down for a fun filled and educational day out?”

Cllr Jan Smith, Kettering Borough Council’s Portfolio Holder for Community & Culture, said:
“If you’d like to learn more about the fascinating world of fossils, make sure you head to the Manor House Museum on 3rd December. Join in the fun and follow the dinosaur trail and try out fossil rubbing and try the mini fossil hunt dig!”