Pacific Museum of the Earth
|Pacific Museum of Earth|
|Address:||6339 Stores Road|
|Building:||Earth and Ocean Sciences|
|Hours:||Monday to Friday, 10:00am to 5:00pm.|
The Pacific Museum of Earth (PME) is UBC's earth science museum. It features:
- an 80-million-year-old Lambeosauras dinosaur skeleton
- collections of minerals, rocks, and fossils from around the world
- a secure precious minerals vault
- a tornado machine
- a dinosaur egg
- amber encased insects.
The PME was founded in 2003 and offers tours for students, kindergarten through grade 12, and a teachers’ resource centre, which contains resources and materials intended to assist with teaching earth science in the classroom. It also contains a gift shop.
Admission is by donation.