Please join us in Glen Rose, Texas,October 29-31 for the Dallas Paleontological Society FOSSILMANIA  for this year, 2021!!

What is it?  It is a vendor show for exhibiting, buying, selling, trading of fossils            Where is it?  The Sommerville County Exposition Center on Highway 67 on the east side of Glen Rose, Texas. It is about 1 hour SW of Dallas. 

Who can come?  It is a Free admission show with Free Parking and is for everyone. Families welcome.

What are the events there?  There are raffle prizes, a field trip during the 3 days, an auction (silent or verbal), a speaker, kids activies, and other events.

Who can be a vendor?  Contact Joe O'Neil ( to reserve a table to sell fossils or help the DPS run the show.

Are there Other Activities in Area? Fossil Rim Wildlife Park and Dinosaur Valley State Park and camping.


Who we are

The DPS is a group of professional and amateur paleontologists that want to exchange information, interact, and continue their education in paleontology.  We meet once a month on the second Wednesday evening of the month at Brookhaven College, Building H.


If you have a question, if you have a fossil that you cannot identify, or need a site investigation, contact the Fossil Bureau of Investigation for help.

Contact Us at 817-355-4693 

Why join us

We have fun.

We learn stuff.

We go cool places.

We find interesting things.

We make new friends.

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