Let's Visit Locations in NYC from Prehistoric Times!
2.6 Million Years Ago Ice Covered NYC
Ancient Bedrock dating back 1.1 billion years and Ridges created from the last Ice Age can be found in our Boroughs Today!
Click the Map to Look around St. Mary's Playground to Find the Bedrock!
St Mary's Playground
Van Cortlandt Park
Forest Park in Woodhaven
Neighborhoods named for their Ice Age Roots
Bay Ridge, Brooklyn
Highland Park, Queens
Can you tell us where these places are?
Animals of NYC during the Prehistoric Era
Which Animal Above is the Coolest? Why?
What do you notice about their fossil? (A fossil is the remains of something that was living- like a bone)