Age of Fishes Museum

The Age of Fishes Museum offers visitors and exciting range of permanent exhibitions and activities, occasional traveling exhibitions and well presented additional facilities, such as the Grossi Gift shop, a Regional VISITOR INFORMATION CENTRE, as well as Picnic and BBQ facilities, a timeline walk, a 'Fishes and Rods' Games board and fossil dig pits for young visitors.

 

Audio Guide Tours are available for adults and children and the museum is also Fully Accessible.

 

Visitors are encouraged to allow a minimum of 1 and 2 hours for their visit to the Museum.

 

The Museum is open 7 days per week (Xmas Day and morning of Anzac Day excepted) from 10 AM to 4 PM. Other times by arrangement.

 

On display at the Museum are the best examples of the fish fossils so far recovered from the site but stand by for further developments there is a plan to reopen the site and who knows what other exciting finds will then be made including possibly a complete early tetrapod (an ancestor of modern 4-footed, vertebrate, air breathing animals).

 

Visitors are able to get close-up and personal with the actual fossils on display and even touch them! Come and pay a visit and learn more about fossils, geology and evolution from one of the most iconic and unique fossil discoveries on Earth.

 

 

age of fishes museum

Cnr Gaskill St & Ferguson St

Canowindra NSW 2804

Tel: 02 6344 1008
Fax: 02 6344 2450
Email: info@ageoffishes.org.au

Location:

The Museum is open 7 days per week

(Xmas Day and morning of Anzac Day excepted)

10 AM to 4 PM. Other times by arrangement.