Jul 20

Shale a Lot!

When I was a child, I had an obsession with rocks. When I visited river banks, lake shores, roadsides, and…

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Jul 16

Lost in the Museum

Being a visitor and an employee in a museum are different experiences. It’s like entering to a new realm where…

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Jul 15

2020 Summer Crew: Breanna Vitti

Position at the CFDC: Field Technician If you have come to the museum during the last two summers then Breanna…

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Jul 06

2020 Summer Crew Interview: Tessa Warkentine

Position in the museum: Young Programs Coordinator Tessa was part of the Canadian Fossil Discovery team last year as a…

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Jun 29

2020 Summer Crew Interview: Veronica Cabrera

Position at the CFDC: Young Programs Coordinator Veronica has been part of the CFDC team previously as a volunteer but…

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Jun 23

Kirstin Brink, new Adjunct Vertebrate Curator at CFDC

We are pleased to announce the new signed agreement between Kirstin Brink and the Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre. Kirstin is…

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Jun 19

We are re-opening the Kid’s Room!!!

Attention CFDC friends!!! Following the decision of the Government of Manitoba moving forward to the Stage 3 on next Sunday…

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May 25

Re-Opening DATE!! Come and Visit us on June 1st, 2020

Hi CFDC friends! We are excited to announce that we will be re-opening to the general public on June 1st,…

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May 22

Annual General Meeting 2020

Official notice of the Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre to be held on Thursday, June 25…

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Apr 13

Annual General Meeting

To the Members of Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre: Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the Government of Manitoba’s prohibition on gatherings…

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Mar 25

Dig Deep GALA Fundraiser

Our Dig Deep GALA Fundraiser has been cancelled. We apologize for the inconvenience.  

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Mar 17

Covid-19 Response Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre

With the current outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19), and with the discovery of presumptive cases in Manitoba, the Board of Directors…

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Mar 17


Due to Covid-19, the Spring DINO DAY CAMP  scheduled for March 30 to April 3, 2020, has been canceled. We sincerely…

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Mar 15


Due to Covid19, the Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre will remain closed to the general public until further notice. We regret…

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Jan 21

Volunteers Needed!

Become a Volunteer and a proud owner of a YELLOW T- SHIRT! Being a Volunteer at CFDC is fun, fascinating…

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Sep 23

First-ever Cree Language Audio Guide Launched

Sept. 23, 2019, Morden, MB.// The Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre has launched a first for the museum adding the Cree language…

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Aug 30

Fall/Winter Hours

Just a reminder the CFDC will be switching to Fall/Winter Hours on September 7th which are as follows: Monday to…

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Aug 24

OPEN LATE for Corn & Apple

Open until 7 pm during Corn & Apple Friday and Saturday!

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Jul 26

SHARK WEEK – July 29 – August 4

July 29 – August 4 is the SHARK WEEK at the Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre! Visit the Museum for more and exciting…

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May 08

Art Meets Mosasaur on Manitoba Day

The Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre presents a new and incredible project – MosasART, that was created to bring Palaeontology and…

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Apr 18

Open All Easter Weekend

The CFDC is open all Easter weekend – Friday-Sunday from Noon to 5 pm. Regular hours starting Monday.

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Mar 01

Morden’s Mosasaur March

It’s MORDEN’S MOSASAUR MARCH at the CFDC! FREE Admission for all Morden’s residents* from March 1st to March 31st!  …

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Feb 28

Spring Break DINO DAY CAMP – 2019

Spring is coming! Together with the Spring Break DINO DAY CAMP! KIDS! The SPRING Break DINO DAY CAMP in 2018 was super…

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Feb 08

Fossilized Dino Skin Impression on Display!

A rare, fossilized dinosaur skin impression has just gone on display at the Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre in Morden, Manitoba….

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Nov 28


This year we will have more DINO CAMP DAYs! And this time during the WINTER Break! It will be a unique…

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Nov 21


SANTASAURUS SEASON at the Museum is officially OPEN! Come with your whole family to visit Museum and to take fun…

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Nov 15

Habitat for Humanity joins with Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre for Christmas Fundraiser

Nov. 14, 2018 Morden MB. // The Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre will be more festive than usual on November 24…

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Oct 22

Our first bilingual English-Spanish Tour

            The first ever Museum & Dig Tour happened today for the Western School Division…

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Oct 10

Museum & Dig Tours in Spanish

Now Museum & Dig Tours at the Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre are available in Spanish!  Spanish became the 5th language the CFDC…

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