Ancient artforms abound at this weekend’s Fossilmania show

Fossil ammonite

Fossil ammonite

Special to the Current

Are you crazy for fossils? You’re in the right place, the Fossil Capital of Texas, and the site of the annual Fossilmania show this weekend at the Somervell County Expo Center.

Admission is free. The show will be open Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Fossil expert Charles Finsley will give his ever-popular discussion about fossils Friday at 7:30 p.m.

The show also features educational displays and free fossils for all the kids. An hourly door prize drawing will be held on Saturday.

For more information, contact Bill Morgan with the show at 931-456-9040 or Joyce Selby in the Glen Rose Convention & Visitors Bureau at 254-897-3081 or

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