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Historic Albemarle Tours - The Aurora Fossil Museum

The Aurora Fossil Museum

The Aurora Fossil Museum
400 Main St.
Aurora, NC 27806
Phone: 252.322.4238
FAX: 252.322.2220
Website: Aurora Fossil Museum

  



VISIT....EXPLORE....LEARN....DISCOVER the Aurora Fossil Museum!

DISCOVER Your own fossils From shells to shark teeth, the "Pit of the Pungo" has a variety of fossils waiting to be discovered at ther Aurora Fossil Museum in NC DISCOVER the Pit of the Pungo" from a variety of fossils waiting to be discovered at ther Aurora Fossil Museum in NC LEARN About North Carolina's natural history - Mining activities at nearby PotashCorp have uncovered some of the most spectacular and scientifically significant Miocene and Pliocene age fossils in the world at the Auror Fossil Museum NC

VISIT! The Aurora Fossil Museum: an engaging anchor of the town representing the culture of Aurora and surrounding communities.

EXPLORE our collections! Learn about the cultural and natural history of the Aurora area through exhibits ranging from C. megalodon and Native American artifacts to trekking through our Mine Room.

LEARN! About North Carolina's natural history: Mining activities at nearby PotashCorp have uncovered some of the most spectacular and scientifically significant Miocene and Pliocene age fossils in the world!

DISCOVER! Your own fossils! From shells to shark teeth, the "Pit of the Pungo" has a variety of fossils waiting to be discovered!

Monday – Saturday 9am to 4:30pm;  Sunday 12:30pm to 4:30pm

Free Admission, groups are welcome!

400 Main Street, Aurora, North Carolina


North Carolina Aurora Fossil Museum and Pit of Pungo 
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