Museum offering prehistoric mammals class for home-schooled students

The Museum of the Coastal Bend will offer a “Weird and Wonderful Prehistoric Mammals” class on Wednesday, Oct. 9 from 1 to 4 p.m. for home-schooled students in grades 3-7.

The cost for the class is $10 per student ($8 for museum members). Registration and payment is due by Oct. 5.

The students will explore the museum’s temporary exhibit, create fossil rubbings and learn about the ancient mammals that once roamed the Crossroads area.

The Museum of the Coastal Bend is located on Victoria College’s Main Campus at 2200 E. Red River Street in Victoria. The museum is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is “pay-what-you-want.”

For more information on the Museum of the Coastal Bend and its upcoming events, visit, email or call (361) 582-2511.