Hours & Rates

We are closed to the public and will reopen in April 2018. Penn Dixie thanks the Western New York community for an incredible and historic season that welcomed nearly 18,000 visitors.

Penn Dixie members may visit the site at any time, free of charge. If members wish to visit on non-operating days, we request that they sign in online using our form or leave a message at 716-627-4560 indicating 1) member name, 2) expected day/time at the site, 3) the total size of the party, and 4) contact info if we need to get in touch.


Adults $9; Children 12 and under $7; Children 2 and under and members FREE.

We also offer a premium fossil collecting experience through IfOnly.

Groups can contact us directly for rates and are welcome year round. Penn Dixie is accessible and has over 4,100 feet of paved trails for wheel chairs, walkers, strollers and wagons. Please read our Frequently asked questions guide before visiting!

Veterans may visit Penn Dixie for free, during public days, if they present their Erie County ‘Thank A Vet’ Discount Program card.