Oakley, Kansas: Fick Fossil and History Museum

Exhibits the oldest documented mosasaur skull in the world, along with over 10,000 shark teeth.

Address:
700 W. Third St., Oakley, KS
Directions:
Cherry Ave. and W. 3rd St. in the library building.
Hours:
Summer - M-Sa. Closed Su. Winter - shorter hours. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
785-671-4839
Admission:
Free.
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Fick Fossil and History Museum

This museum was surprisingly good. They have an extensive collection from a local artist who used shark teeth, other found animal remains, and fossils to make intricate paintings. When we visited, the collection on display featured the artist's depictions of local natural wonders, patriotic symbols and floral still lifes among other things.

[GW, 08/18/2015]
Fick Fossil and History Museum

The Fick Fossil and History Museum has the oldest documented mosasaur skull in the world. Over 10,000 shark teeth. Sod house.

[Dave Andetson, 05/20/2011]

The free museum is attached to the local public library.


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