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Can You Dig It? has been canceled this year due to public health concerns. The Florida Museum will continue to monitor the evolving situation and keep the public updated regarding future events.

Dig into geology and discover the Earth at your feet! Enjoy hands-on activities and watch demonstrations of volcanic eruptions. Explore the Museum and check out displays and activities on geology, fossils, gems, minerals and much more from Florida and around the world!

A family-friendly, fun event for all ages! Please note that while the Can You Dig It? event activities are FREE, there is an admission charge for the Butterfly Rainforest and Amazing Pollinators exhibits.

Food Vendors: Sublime Tacos and Hoggetowne Creamery

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Can You Dig It? is presented by the University of Florida Department of Geological Sciences and the Florida Museum in collaboration with the Gainesville Gem and Mineral Society. In addition, a special thanks goes to Marvin & Cynthia Ivey for their financial support.
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Name: Catherine Carey, Florida Museum

Phone: 352-273-2064



Florida Museum of Natural History

3215 Hull Road
Gainesville, FL 32611

Phone: 352-846-2000


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