Archaeology studies prehistoric people and their cultures.
Paleontology is concerned with fossil animals and plants.
|Gallery Exhibition, Terry Willis-Chasing The Light
The thirty five oil and acrylic paintings shown in Chasing the Light take the viewer on a multi-seasonal journey through “Castle Country”, exploring the interplay of light, shadow and snow that show off this unique landscape at its best. After seeing this show, you will have a new appreciation of the variety of landscapes that make up “Castle Country”. You owe it to yourself to view your surroundings through the eyes of this accomplished artist.
Blue Star Museums
The Prehistoric Museum is proud to participate in the Blue Star Museums Program by offering free admission to active duty military personnel (must show active military ID) and their families between Memorial Day, May 27, and Labor Day, September 2, 2013. A list of participating institutions can be found at www.arts.gov/bluestarmuseums
The Prehistoric Museum Unveils New Archaeology Exhibit
The Prehistoric Museum isn’t just about dinosaurs, and the spectacular new archaeology exhibit, “What Is Archaeology,” is a great example of the archaeological exhibits offered at the museum.