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layers of sandstone were really easy to separate ..almost like opening pages of a book.

there are 3 pits of different depths so different eras. It is worth taking a sun shade and... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2016
768tourist
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London, United Kingdom
If you are of the fossil-hunter-with-a-hammer kind: Go there!

Located a bit outside on Eichstätt on a small hill overseeing the little town with the fortress is... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2015
FRuudy
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Hassloch, Germany
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10 Jul 2016
“layers of sandstone were really easy to separate ..almost like opening pages of a book.”
30 Oct 2015
“If you are of the fossil-hunter-with-a-hammer kind: Go there!”
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Kinderdorfstrasse | OT Blumenberg, 85072 Eichstatt, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

there are 3 pits of different depths so different eras. It is worth taking a sun shade and something to kneel on. We spent 2 fascinating hours there and would have spent a lot longer if we had a shade. Will go again.

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Reviewed 30 October 2015

Located a bit outside on Eichstätt on a small hill overseeing the little town with the fortress is this dig site. It demands a small fee (and an additional fee if you are to rent hammer and chisel) but is easily accessible and has a...More

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