UC Museum of Paleontology - Berkeley, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
N 37° 52.288 W 122° 15.728
10S E 564896 N 4191811
Quick Description: There is a Tyrannosaurus Rex as the centerpiece in the atrium of the University of California Museum of Paleontology.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 5/15/2009 3:15:01 AM
Waymark Code: WM6CVM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
Though some UCMP collections and facilities are only available for use by qualified researchers, there are many fossil exhibits on public display outside of the collection on the first and second floors of the Valley Life Sciences Building.

In addition, the UCMP website contains thousands of online pages of content about the history of life on Earth.

Name: University of California Museum of Paleontology

1101 Valley Life Sciences Building
Berkeley, CA USA

Telephone Number: (510) 642-1821

Web Site: [Web Link]

Type/Specialty: Paleontology

Agency/Ownership: University of California at Berkeley

Educational programs: Guided tours, accompanied by a graduate student docent, are available for school and youth groups during the school year.

Theater: Classrooms

Hours of operation: Mon-Thu: 8AM-10PM, Fri: 8AM-5PM, Sat: 10AM-5PM, Sun: 1PM-10PM

Admission Fee: 0

Cafe/Restaurant: small cafe in center courtyard, second floor

Gift Shop: Not Listed

Other Features: Not listed

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