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Ice Age Giants Opens at the State Museum, Nov. 16

November 6, 2013 Leave a comment
Indiana State Museum

Indiana State Museum. staff photo, (c) 2013, all rights reserved.

By Bruce Williams
Indiana State Museum

Underneath Indiana’s soil lies a hidden graveyard of ice age giants. Entombed for thousands of years, the remains of these ancient elephants continues to be uncovered by Hoosiers across the state.

The Indiana State Museum has been hard at work discovering, digging, and preserving the remains of mammoths, mastodons, and other Ice Age animals. You will be amazed by these magnificent creatures!

The opening of our new exhibition, Ice Age Giants: The Mystery of Mammoths and Mastodons, is set for Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. The exhibit runs through Aug. 17, 2014, and will be open during regular museum hours.

For more information, visit, or call 317-232-1637.