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Petrified Wood Park & Museum - Lemmon, SD
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358
N 45° 56.447 W 102° 09.563
13T E 720187 N 5091392
Quick Description: World's Largest Petrified Wood Park and Museum in Lemmon, South Dakota
Location: South Dakota, United States
Date Posted: 7/7/2006 10:26:46 AM
Waymark Code: WMGMT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 12

Long Description:
World's Largest Petrified Wood Park and Museum in Lemmon, SDThis elaborate and extensive Petrified Wood Park and Museum is located in the heart of Lemmon, SD right on Main Street. There are many displays dotting and entire city block great for a viewing stroll, with a small museum with lots of facts about the intriquing petrified wood found abundantly in this region. One local theory of the origins of all these specimens is that these woods were petrified by the most recent large explosion of the Yellowstone Mega-volcano. Petrified Log Above is a sample of a petrified log on display in the Park.
Name: Petrified Wood Park & Museum

Location/Address:
500 Main Street
Lemmon, South Dakota USA
57638


Web Site: [Web Link]

Type/Specialty: Petrified Wood, Fossils, and Sandstone "Cannon Balls"

Theater: No

Admission Fee: $0

Gift Shop: yes

Telephone Number: Not listed

Agency/Ownership: Not listed

Educational programs: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Cafe/Restaurant: Not listed

Other Features: Not listed

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