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Tag - Ohio River history

National #PretendToBeATimeTraveler day is December 8th! Celebrate by taking a trip back in time right here in #southernIndiana.

Here are some of the spots that you can discover the local past and the history of the world!

Falls of the Ohio State Park

Falls of the Ohio Fossils

Falls of the Ohio Interpretive Center

Travel back 390 million years and hike on the

Ask a child to name a big fossil, and they’ll probably give you the name of a dinosaur like T. rex, Diplodocus, or Triceratops.

How many times will someone say a coral or sponge? Probably never – unless they have visited the fossil beds at the Falls of the Ohio.

Fossil beds at the Falls of the Ohio

A few fossils at the Falls can