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Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
15807 County Road 1
719-748-3253

Beneath a grassy mountain valley in central Colorado lies one of the richest and most diverse fossil deposits in the world. Petrified redwood stumps up to 14 feet wide and thousands of detailed fossils of insects and plants reveal the story of a very different, prehistoric Colorado.



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Upcoming Events at Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

Night Sky Program

Friday, Dec 20, 2019 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Florissant, CO
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Science Saturday

Saturday, Dec 21, 2019 from 11:00am to 3:00pm
Florissant, CO
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Science Saturday

Saturday, Dec 28, 2019 from 11:00am to 3:00pm
Florissant, CO
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