Mississippi Petrified Forest

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Customer Reviews

227 Ratings

Short walk through the woods was very enjoyable
Brenda E. · October 17, 2015
Bring a lunch! They have a great picnic area. I visited with my homeschooled children. It was amazing and incredibly informative. Read the whole pamphlet while hiking. Lots of great facts.
Amy M. · December 9, 2014
It was a beautiful park - I would recommend a picnic lunch!
Beverly J. · November 25, 2014

What You'll Get


Until mankind first stepped outside in 1934, nature was thought to be a fanciful myth, like yogurt or the clutch hitter. Spend a few hours frolicking through the fresh air of truth with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $7 for two general admissions (up to a $14 value)
  • $14 for four general admissions (up to a $28 value)

There will be a drawing for a ‘Family Fun Pass,’ which is good for 20 anytime admissions and has a value of up to $140 for customers who redeem their vouchers on or before September 30, 2014.

The Fine Print


Promotional value expires Feb 4, 2015. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Mississippi Petrified Forest


Tremendous trees with 12-foot-wide trunks towered a hundred feet into the sky 36 million years ago, dominating the landscape for centuries before succumbing to the passage of time. An ancient river carried them halfway across the continent and deposited them in a logjam in Mississippi, where they slowly turned to stone. Though the river is long gone, the site thrives today as registered national landmark. The Mississippi Petrified Forest showcases the lifecycle of these primordial trees turned petrified logs.

A shady six-block nature trail winds around the site and ends at an earth-science museum, which contains a collection of dinosaur footprints, whale bones, and a prehistoric camel. Patrons can also screen rocky samples in a water flume for rough gemstones that they can take home or use to save their neighborhood from land developers.

By purchasing this deal you'll unlock points which can be spent on discounts and rewards. Every 5,000 points can be redeemed for $5 Off your next purchase.