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Explore UT

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Saturday, March 4, 2017
Museum exhibits open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Explore UT activities 11 a.m. to 4:40 p.m.

Admision FREE (donations welcome)


  • Bring your fossil finds to the Paleo Lab for identification by a paleontologist.
  • Learn about the science of paleontology, and how fossils are important for our understanding of biodiversity and environmental change.
  • Discover the secrets to identifying all 17 types of oaks that live on or around the UT campus.

Join us for Explore UT, a campus-wide event described as the “Biggest Open House in Texas!” Visitors of all ages have the opportunity to experience a variety of programs that are engaging and inspiring.

For more information about Texas Memorial Museum’s Explore UT events, contact Pamela Owen ( Visit Explore UT for a full schedule of university activities and for information on how to register your group.

If you need any accommodation to participate in the event, please contact Pamela Owen ( at least five days before the event.