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Looking to buy world-class natural history specimens online? You’ve come to the right place: Fossil Realm offers authentic fossils for the discerning collector, gorgeous minerals & crystals, fine gemstones and exceptional meteorites. The collection is curated by Peter Lovisek, natural history dealer, broker and consultant. Peter also offers natural history consulting - including valuations and assessments , collection building and an investment advisory service.

Price List (PDF) available upon request. If you notice that an item is sold, please inquire: we can attempt to source a similar specimen. Fossil Realm is completely transparent about repair, restoration or treatment, and the scientific information that we provide is well-researched and highly accurate. Condition reports available upon request.

Providing superior quality, authentic fossils and minerals at great prices has been our vision for over three decades!

Fossil Realm invites you to discover ancient treasures that are visually stunning, emotionally evocative and befitting of top tier museums and galleries. We are a world-renowned dealer of museum quality fossils and minerals. Our rare and spectacular collectibles announce sophistication, erudition and refined taste. These beautiful specimens were selected with care, expertise and a deep understanding of market trends.

Fossil Realm is based in Toronto and Ottawa, Canada. This company is reflective of our longstanding passion for natural history - a passion that we hope to share with you! We have over 30 years of experience sourcing and selling genuine fossils and minerals, and have been a dependable online supplier since 2002. See our latest verified reviews and testimonials or read more about us and our storyPlease contact us to offer your feedback or call us at +1 (416) 892-8107. Our prices are listed in $USD by default and fees are processed in $USD. We also have a currency converter in the top right of every page for your convenience. 

Our reputation as an honest, trustworthy and knowledgeable fossil dealer is one of our strongest assets
We stand by our specimens wholeheartedly and are completely transparent about fossil preparation, repair or restoration - when applicable. Authenticity and accuracy of geoscientific information is guaranteed! Fossil Realm is a proud member of the AAPS, the Association of Applied Paleontological Sciences, which promotes the ethical and legal collection of fossils and fosters relationships among academic researchers, museum curators and dealers. 
Fossils For Sale - Jim and Peter Lovisek of Fossil Realm

Fossil Realm Magazine

Q&A with Trilobite Specialist Dr. Lukáš Laibl

Dr. Lukas Laibl in the fieldDr. Lukáš Laib in the Fezouata lagerstätte near Zagora, Morocco. Credit: Martina Nohejlová.

Czech palaeontologist Dr. Lukáš Laibl shares wide ranging tips for anyone interested in the study of fossils. His dedicated research about trilobite development and evolution (and trilobite larvae in particular) provides a glimpse into the excitement of discovering unexpected facts about the prehistoric past. Dr. Laibl’s road to a career in palaeontology was heavily influenced by natural history books and he was happy to recommend several books and resources for fellow enthusiasts and aspiring palaeontologists.   

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The Royal Tyrrell Museum’s Innovative New Exhibit: Grounds for Discovery

Nodosaur Fossil - Grounds for Disovery Exhibit. Image courtesy of the Royal Tyrrell Museum, Drumheller, Alberta."Mummified" Nodosaur (new armoured dinosaur). Image courtesy of the Royal Tyrrell Museum, Drumheller, AB. 

The Royal Tyrrell Museum's exciting new exhibit, Grounds for Discovery, showcases many marvellous fossil specimens that were discovered accidentally through industrial activity. The exhibit is a testament to Alberta’s collaborative relationships between palaeontologists and major corporations, like the energy giant Suncor. We had the pleasure of discussing the unique premise behind the exhibit with Dr. Don Brinkman, the Royal Tyrrell Museum's Director of Preservation and Research. He also discusses the exhibits incredible specimens, including the now famous Nodosaur.

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From Sauropods to Microfossils: Meet Professor Jacqueline M. Richard

Jacqueline M. Richard - Paleontologist and Geology Professor, Delgado Community College

In our first instalment of "Profiles in Paleontology" we share a lively and informative discussion with geology professor and paleontologist Jacqueline M. Richard. Several topics were covered, including her pathway to a career in paleontology, teaching experiences at Delgado Community College, fieldwork in Nevada and North Dakota and the challenges of excavating sauropod bones. She also spoke about her fascinating work with microfossils aimed at understanding the extinction event that wiped out the dinosaurs, 66 million years ago. 

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