Tyrannosaurus Sue: A Cretaceous Concerto
Travel back in time to before smart phones, before zippers, before umbrellas, before spoons…even before humans! Let’s travel back to the Cretaceous period, when dinosaurs roamed the earth. Tyrannosaurus Sue is a musical tribute to the largest set of complete dinosaur bones ever found, with a trombone playing the lead role!
Bruce Adolphe (26')
Tyrannosaurus Sue — A Cretaceous Concerto
Birth of Sue
Youth — Sue Explores Her World
Competing for Food with the Troodon
Chasing the Parasaurolophus
Battle with the Triceratops
Old Age and Death of Sue
Dawning of the New World (After the Dinosaurs)
Our friends at the Field Museum invite you to step into the world of SUE the T. rex and uncover the mysteries about the life of this fearsome fossil.
Experience the Field Museum's unique multi-media experience featuring the largest and most complete Tyrannosaurus rex specimen ever discovered. Learn how the fossil was unearthed, and how scientists continue to make discoveries about SUE today. See the fossils of animals, plants, and dinosaurs that lived during the Late Cretaceous period. Click here for more information about this immersive experience for visitors of all ages.
If you prefer to get to know SUE in a virtual setting, the Field Museum also offers SUE Science Saturdays. Be a scientist for the day with SUE the T. rex and Field Museum experts, as you explore the Field and its collections from your own home. Join in this online event series to chat with scientists, take an interactive brain break, and engage with activities that help you learn something new about science. Click here for information about upcoming SUE Science Saturday events.
Pictured: S. Lee, Um, Holloway, Marica, Foley, Smith, de Guise-Langlois, Goldberg, Hanzlik, Pilant, Sprott, Kataoka