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May 29, 2024

"Ancient Worlds"

“Ancient Worlds” to Open at CMC

The new exhibit highlights Cincinnati fossils from millions of years ago!

A new, permanent exhibit will debut at Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) on Thursday, September 28. “Ancient Worlds Hiding in Plain Sight” showcases a world-class collection of fossils from the Ordovician Period. Hundreds of millions of years ago trilobites, arthropods, early echinoderms and cephalopods thrived in the Greater Cincinnati area, and now their fossils can be viewed at the new exhibit. With immersive soundscapes, video and interactive tech, the hands-on exhibit is sure to be a big hit with families.

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Amanda Ciani lives in Northern Kentucky with her husband and their three terrific sons. She enjoys writing haiku parenting poems for her Instagram account (@cinciciani), and Twitter account (@haikuciani).