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Tours of the Fossil Grove, Glasgow

17 October @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

- Free

Geological tours of the Fossil Grove and the Quarry Knowe in Victoria Park, Glasgow. Eleven trees in their growth positions dating back 330 million years ago when this part of Scotland was at the equator. The earth’s climate was different then too and the tours will explore links between past and present climates.

Free, no booking required


Accessible for wheelchair usersSuitable for familiesLevel of prior knowledge - beginnerLocation - indoors


Subject Area - Climate ChangeSubject Area - Sedimentary RocksSubject Area - Fossils


An event in the Scottish Geology Festival, organised by the Scottish Geology Trust.
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Details

Date:
17 October
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
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Venue

Fossil Grove, Glasgow
Victoria Park
Glasgow, G14 9QR United Kingdom
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Organiser

Fossil Grove Trust
Email:
contact@fossilgroveglasgow.org
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Details

Date:
17 October
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
View Event Website

Venue

Fossil Grove, Glasgow
Victoria Park
Glasgow, G14 9QR United Kingdom
+ Google Map
View Venue Website

Organiser

Fossil Grove Trust
Email:
contact@fossilgroveglasgow.org
View Organiser Website