Come visit Stonerose's 48 million year old fossil beds….

Fossil Hunt at our Eocene Fossil Site

The public is welcome to visit Stonerose and search for their own fossils in our Eocene fossil beds. At the time of your visit, the Stonerose staff will explain our rules for digging and how to find fossils. After showing all your finds to the staff for identification, you may keep three fossils per day.

$25 for our 25th

Help celebrate Stonerose's 25th Anniversary by donating $25. Your contribution is tax-deductible. Your donation helps support our education and outreach programs, equipment purchases for collection management, and improvements to our displays and interpretive information. Donate online or mail your contribution to: Stonerose Interpretive Center PO Box 987 Republic, WA 99166

National Fossil Day Celebration at Stonerose

Join us for the 4th annual National Fossil Dayat Stonerose! October 10-12, 2014

Friday is Kid's Day with Students participating in fun activities. Friday evening, Dr. Bruce Archibald will present current research on Stonerose insect fossils.

Saturday come out to the Carousel Building for round table discussions/mini-presentations. The afternoon promises some free digging, and other local activities.

Dinner will be available at the Carousel just before master storyteller, Jack Nesbit tells tales.

(All activities are subject to change.)