Learn more about Fossils @ the Fort.
Dr. Larisa DeSantis and Vanderbilt students enrolled in ES220 Life Through Time will help us explore Middle Tennessee’s ancient natural history.
- Event is FREE and will take place rain or shine.
- Bring your fossils for fossil identification.
- Plot and identify major events on a giant timeline.
- Discover and take home 400 million year old fossils from the collection site donated by Vulcan Materials Company.
- Student-led presentations and tours reconstruct Tennessee’s ancient past and highlight some of the most extraordinary fossils found around the world.
Presented by Vanderbilt University Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Vulcan Materials Company, Friends of Fort Negley and Metro Parks.
1100 Fort Negley Blvd
Nashville, TN 37203