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ONLINE Shark Week: Shark Tooth Excavation!

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  • Aug. 16, 2020, 12pm
  • The Whaling Museum and Education Center
  • 301 Main St., Cold Spring Harbor
  • All Ages
  • $5 material fee

Discover what it takes to be a shark scientist as you roll up your sleeves and excavate a real shark tooth fossil!  Turn your fossil tooth into a special necklace using materials provided by the museum.
Pick Up a Craft Bag ($5)- Pick up a pre-made kit with materials for your shark tooth excavation and necklace. Pick up 12-4pm Tues-Sun. Advanced registration required. 

About The Whaling Museum and Education Center

301 Main St.

Cold Spring Harbor, NY

631-387-3418

  • Standard hours: 11-5 M-F, 11-5 Sat-Sun
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: No
  • Bring food: Yes
  • Buy food: Yes
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): No
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): No
  • Family bathroom: Yes

  • Our mission is to explore the ever-changing relationship between humans and whales through inquiry-based education and interpretation of artifacts that emphasize the cultural, scientific and environmental significance of Long Island and the Sea. We help members and visitors make informed decisions about our marine environment.
  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Play area: Indoor
  • Party room: Yes

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