The Big Horn Basin Foundation


Foundation Activities

Kids' Dig and Teens' Dig Workshops

"Bones"-mini-magazine for teachers and educators as well as interested individuals

Guided Dinosaur Museum and Fossil Site Tours



Friends of Dinosaurs

Volunteers needed


Board Members


Mission Statement


The Big Horn Basin Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to geologic and paleontologic research and education.

 Our goals are:

  • To provide an active, living resource and training ground for today's scientists and educators as well as those of tomorrow
  • To discover, preserve, study and interpret our geologic and paleontologic history, including geology and fossil life, with an emphasis on dinosaurs

  • To expand the body of knowledge and information of prehistory of earth


If you have questions, comments, or would like more information please feel free to contact the Foundation:


Big Horn Basin Foundation
P.O. Box 71
Thermopolis, WY 82443
fax - (307) 864-5762
phone - (307) 864-2259