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The Sherman Museum plans 'Dinosaurs of Glen Rose' bus tour
By The Sherman Museum
May 21, 2014
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SHERMAN, Texas -- The Sherman Museum announced that it will sponsor a one-day bus tour of Dinosaur Valley State Park in Glen Rose, Texas on Thursday, June 19. The cost of the tour is $110 per person and includes motor coach transportation, driver’s gratuity, snacks and drinks on the coach, lunch at the Riverhouse Grill and entrance fees. The visit will kick off the museum’s DINO DAYS 2014 special exhibition scheduled to start on June 24.

A chartered bus will transport the group to Glen Rose and will depart the Albertson’s parking lot in Sherman at 8:00 a.m. on June 19. The first stop will be at the Dinosaur Valley State Park, where the group will learn about Texas’ dinosaurs and view some of the best preserved dinosaur tracks in the world. More adventurous tour members may even place their feet in the actual dinosaur footprints in the Paluxy riverbed where the first sauropod trackways were discovered.

Lunch will be at the Riverhouse Grill, an excellent café offering a variety of menu choices. Following lunch the group will tour Barnard’s Mill Art Museum; the museum is housed in an old mill that was instrumental to the establishment of Glen Rose along the river. Following a guided tour, the group will return to Sherman, arriving between 6:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Seating is limited. Interested persons are encouraged to make reservations early. To register for the tour persons may visit our website (www.theshermanmuseum.org), click the “Register Now” button, complete the registration form and make your payment using our secure online server. You may also contact the museum at (903) 893-7623 to register. Payment arrangements should be made on or before June 6, 2014.

The Sherman Museum is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Admission is: $5.00 for adults; $3.00 for seniors (Ages 60+); $2.00 for students (ages 6-18) and for those with a college ID; FREE for children 5 and under and FREE for museum members.

About The Sherman Museum

The Sherman Museum is a non-profit 501(c)(3) educational organization devoted to collecting, preserving and interpreting objects of historical significance to Grayson County and the Greater North Texas Region.
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