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Megalodon: Largest Shark that Ever Lived Opens
May 26, 2017 - May 27, 2017Regular Museum Admission
Learn about the evolution, biology, and misconceptions of Megalodon, an enormous prehistoric shark that once cruised all the world’s oceans. Related to the modern great white and mako sharks, Megalodon was a dominant marine predator for 15 million years before vanishing 2 million years ago. This 3,500-square-foot exhibit highlights the research findings of the world’s leading marine paleontologists and showcases both fossil and modern shark specimens and full-scale models from several collections.