Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument, Hagerman

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Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument preserves the largest concentration of Hagerman Horse (Equus simplicidens) fossils in North America - 30 complete horse fossils and portions of 200 individual horses.

Internationally significant, the Monument protects fossils from the late Pliocene epoch (3 - 4 mya) including over 220 species of plants and animals! Hagerman Fossil Beds is nationally and internationally significant for its world-class paleontological resources Take a look at our Hagerman trip planner to schedule your visit to Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We stopped at the visitor center for Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument. They have a display of fossils and a replica of the fossilized Hagerman Horse. It is a small center across the street...  more »
  • Had some out of town guests and stopped in to check the center out and was very impressed by the exhibits, the great video about the fossil beds and the the park ranger lady who was very...  more »

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