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Dinosaur World

1058 Park Road 59, Glen Rose, TX 76043-5646
+1 254-898-1526
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great for dinosaur fans

lovely place, lots of great recreations and info about the dinosaurs along the outdoor trail. Kids... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
4jolly_ranchers
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Richardson, Texas
Dinosaur lovers dream

We have a 4yr old roaring about dinosaurs and this was a perfect place him! The trail is not long... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
adriona b
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
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“fossil dig” (82 reviews)
“gift shop” (41 reviews)
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1058 Park Road 59, Glen Rose, TX 76043-5646
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+1 254-898-1526
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Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely place, lots of great recreations and info about the dinosaurs along the outdoor trail. Kids loved mining for gems (extra), and digging for fossils (extra). Animatronics wasn't that impressive. If your kids love dinosaurs, they will love this place.

Thank 4jolly_ranchers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have a 4yr old roaring about dinosaurs and this was a perfect place him! The trail is not long, play ground was awesome, museum was neat, fossil dig and bone yard was relaxing. Already planning to come back for his birthday!

Thank adriona b
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Fun activity for younger kids! Walk and see the dinosaur models outside and the animatronic ones inside (might be scary for littler ones). My daughter (4) loved panning for the gems and digging in the fossil beds too!

Thank Staci T
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This was a last minute decision for us and we're glad we did it! It's a little pricey for what it is (in my opinion) but it is really cool! Especially for someone who loves dinosaurs or has kids that love them! I recommend it!...More

Thank Wwife
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We planned this stop so we could eat our picnic lunch here. There are tables near a playground. You have to bring your own food. The kids did the fossil dig which took about 10 minutes. They sift the sand and there are lots of...More

Thank Virginia S
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Okay this is not Jurassic park people . There are lots of cool dinosaurs statues scattered through the weaving walking trails . We went with a 5 year old and 9 year old on this adventure. Strongly suggest getting there when it opens ... best...More

Thank Kyle B
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Dinosaur World is a great place to visit if you are a dinosaur lover. If you aren't, you will be bored. There is an outside section with a path to follow to see the many life size dinosaurs, along with information about each. In a...More

Thank grwilson2002
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Young Children Love Hands on Activities, so pay the extra to pan for gems and feed the fish. Sifting for fossils is included in the admission fee.

Thank rick0shay21
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Nice paved shaded trails. The kids got to mine for gems, uncover dinosaur bones and dig for fossils. There is a big playground and picnic area also. The museum was good. And the kids loved feeding the Koi.

Thank bglilley
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Went to visit and wasn't disappointed....we went to one I. Colorado last year and it was as good as this...good for young children.

Thank jamgmm
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MariGlz
28 June 2017|
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Response from Kbarthen | Reviewed this property |
The dinosaurs are statues in a natural setting, similar to what you might see in a museum. The fact they did not move didn't detract from my 5 year old grand twins enjoyment!
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journeysunique
26 June 2017|
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Response from elturcogrande | Reviewed this property |
2 to 3 hours. Check the fossil dig times (4 or 5 times a day as I recall) and you may want to schedule accordingly.
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txsuzieq58
17 May 2017|
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Response from DeltaDiners | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Oakdale Park is 7 minutes away from Dinosaur World, and it's wonderful. There is a huge swimming pool, lots of trees, lots of beautiful playground equipment for children, concession stand, and across the street... More
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