Waco Mammoth National Monument


Waco Mammoth National Monument
6220 Steinbeck Bend Road
Waco, TX 76708
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On July 10, 2015, President Barack Obama issued a Presidential Proclamation making the Waco Mammoth Site a new unit of the National Park System. This paleontological site represents the nation’s only recorded discovery of a nursery herd of Columbian mammoths. Visitors can view “in situ” fossils including female mammoths, a bull mammoth, and a camel that lived approximately 67,000 years ago.
Operating Hours: Sunday-Saturday: Open 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

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