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Dig into hands-on learning with our award-winning excavation kits. Whether your young scientist is mad about bugs, sharks, dinosaurs, meteorites, fossils, or gems, every kit contains real specimens kids can find and collect. A perfect opportunity for curiosity, fun, and good old-fashioned getting your hands dirty!

What’s more thrilling than diving in and getting messy in pursuit of buried treasure? National Geographic’s excavation kits come in all shapes and sizes, with a wide variety of themes and contents—from meteorites to gemstones to dinosaur fossils and much more! All the specimens you’ll find inside are 100% real, and a great way to start (or add to) a rock collection. Every kit is accompanied by a full-color booklet, jam-packed with awesome science facts to extend the learning experience beyond the digging. And like all our products, these excavation kits come with our satisfaction guarantee, so you can shop with confidence, knowing we take great pride in our kits and stand behind them so your kids can have the best educational adventure!