Numerous Jurassic fossils can be seen around the Museum including Dinosaur bones, Fossilised trees, Giant Ammonites and an exceptional collection of Cycad fossils. Cycads originally grew around 145 million years ago.

fossil-001-300x239Similar plants still grow at Te Wahipounamu in New Zealand and like Portland’s Jurassic coast, Te Wahipounamu has been designated a World Heritage Site.