Harrisonburg, Virginia: Mummy's Hand, Two-Headed Calf

More than 6,000 items -- including some odd gems -- are on display at the D. Ralph Hostetter Museum Of Natural History.

D. Ralph Hostetter Museum Of Natural History

Address:
1200 Park Rd, Harrisonburg, VA
Directions:
D. Ralph Hostetter Museum Of Natural History, Suter Science Center, Eastern Mennonite University -- I-81 exit 247. West on US 33 into downtown, then turn north onto Hwy 42/Virgina Ave. After a little over a mile, turn left onto McClinton Pike, then first right onto Park Rd. Science Center on the right.
Hours:
Su 2-4 pm. (Call to verify)
Phone:
540-432-4400
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Mummy's Hand, Two-Headed Calf

More than 6,000 items are on display at the D. Ralph Hostetter Museum Of Natural History, including a 3,000-year-old mummy's hand, a two-headed calf, a stuffed Nile crocodile, and a collection of fluorescent rocks in their own "black light" room.

Only open 2 hours a week, though.

[RoadsideAmerica.com Team, 04/14/2007]

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