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WHAT TO BRING

This list is just a suggestion. However, the items marked with an astric * are highly recommended.  This list is not exhaustive, you may want to bring other tools. 

However, we do not allow mechanical tools at the site without prior consent.

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Crowbar/Pry bar  
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Chisels 
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Pick
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Long Screwdriver
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Eye Protection (Goggles)* 
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Rock Hammer
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First Aid Kit*
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Shovel
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Proper Clothing and Protective Footwear
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Rags
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Pencil & Paper for recording finds
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Sledgehammer
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Small Trowel & Hand Garden Tools
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Snacks
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Soft Bristled Brush to clean specimens
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Water*
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Something to wrap Specimens (newspaper) 
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Bug Repellant*
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5 Gallon Bucket   
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Work Gloves*
______ Change of clothing or something to cover car seat (you will get dirty)

 

What's Happening:

  • Scheduled Digs 2017
    DATE DAY NIGHT
    Due to issues beyond the Ben E. Clement Mineral Museum Board of Directors control, regrettably, all digs sponsored by the Ben E. Clement Mineral Museum have been canceled for the 2017 season or until further notice. If you are currently registered for a dig the museum will be sending refund checks ASAP.
  • Register Here for a Dig!

HOURS OF OPERATION:

Open Year Around
Winter Hours
Oct, Nov., Dec. Jan., Feb., March, & April
Wednesday through Saturday 10:00AM-3:00PM

Summer Hours
May, June, July, Aug., Sept.
Monday through Saturday 10:00AM-3:00PM

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 391, 205 North Walker Street.

Tours, for other times, may be arranged by contacting us at 270-965-4263


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