Penn Dixie Paleontological and Outdoor Education Center

Owned and operated by the Hamburg Natural History Society, Inc.

Founded to Protect and Promote Education about our Natural Resources
Click on illustrations for information about Penn Dixie programs

  • Driving Directions
  • For GPS use Input intersection of Bristol Rd & Big Tree Rd, Blasdell, NY 14219 close to site
    Penn Dixie GPS Coordinates: 4246'35" & -7849'47" (gate)
  • Membership form
PENN DIXIE IN SCHOOL AND ON-SITE PROGRAMS

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  "Digging for Fossil Gold"
Buffalo News Penn Dixie Article
October 13, 2013 (Click HERE for full article)


5th ANNUAL PENN DIXIE
'THINK YA KNOW' GAME SHOW
WITH THE QUIZ MASTER DENNIS GEORGE
                FEBRUARY 28, 2015 - 7-10 PM, DOORS OPEN AT 6 PM
HELP SUPPORT PENN DIXIE
WIN ONE OF TWO SETS OF TWO SUITE TICKETS TO THE SABRES VS. COYOTES GAME
AND EXPERIENCE THE VIP ROPE LINE ON MARCH 26
DRAWING IS FEBRUARY 28 AT THE PENN DIXIE GAME SHOW
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PENN DIXIE 2015 WINTER/SPRING LECTURE SERIES
                Public Welcome

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"Meteorites: What Are They? Where Do They Come From?"
        Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 7PM

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"Four Worlds, One Country: A Look Into the Diverse Treasures of Ecuador"
                  Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 7 PM

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Penn Dixie Jan-Feb 2015 Programs


Penn Dixie Video: "Penn Dixie - Colly in the Community"

Penn Dixie Volunteer Training Program
     Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 8:30 AM-12 Noon
Penn Dixie Welcomes New and Current Volunteers
      to Attend This Annual Training Program 

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SPRING BREAK PROGRAMS

PENN DIXIE SPRING INTO NATURE PROGRAMS
March 30-April 11

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PENN DIXIE EGGSTRAVAGANZA!

    Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 4, 2015 - 1PM

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PENN DIXIE SPECIAL EVENT AND 'DIG WITH THE EXPERTS'
Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 9 AM-5 PM


24th Annual Penn Dixie Nature Cruise
Sunday, June 14, 2015 - boarding at 8:30 AM
     3-hour nature cruise - Public welcome

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SUMMER SCIENCE DAY CAMPS FOR GIRLS AND BOYS 8-12 YEARS OLD

Penn Dixie Science Adventure Summer Day Camps for Girls and Boys 8-12 years old
     July 6-10, July 20-24, Aug. 3-7 & Aug. 17-21
    Registrations are now being accepted!

 Dinosaurs, Fossils and Nature Summer Day Camp
at Penn Dixie, Past & Present and Evangola State Park
           July 13-17 and August 10-14
            For girls and boys 8-12 years old

 Summer Science Safari Day Camp
at Penn Dixie, Evangola State Park and Reinstein Woods
             July 27-31 and August 24-28
           for girls and boys 8-12 years old


Geology and Palaeontology of Eighteen Mile Creek by Amadeus W. Grabau Reprinted
    Download order form and mail with shipping and sales tax were applicable


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The original photos on this website were taken by Hamburg Natural History Society members of actual specimens found at the Penn Dixie site. Permission is hereby given to use any of the images for non-commercial, educational purposes. It is requested that the user cite this website as the origin.
Penn Dixie Paleontological and Outdoor Education Center is owned and operated by the Hamburg Natural History Society, Inc.,
P.O. Box 772, Hamburg, New York 14075
(716) 627-4560. Fax: (716) 627-4571

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