Visit the Paleozoic, Mesozioc and Cenozoic Eras and see fossils from Georgia and all around the world! Located in Herty Hall, this museum offers an explanation of the history of life through geological time. The collection includes fossils from Georgia as well as other U.S. and international localities. The Georgia College Natural History Museum is an academic and research treasure for students, faculty, staff and the public in the southeastern United States. The 2,500-square-foot museum is dedicated to earth sciences, emphasizing paleontology – the study of fossils and ancient life forms. The museum is free and open to the public Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The museum and planetarium are located on the first floor of Herty Hall, on the corner of West Montgomery and North Wilkinson streets.