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St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm

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Great For Big Kids

This is a small venue located right in the city of St George with some amazing dinosaur tracks and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jo T
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Vancouver, Washington
Great Place!

This really is a great place. and the people who work there are so passionate and eager to answer... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DisneyFan30
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St. George, Utah
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The St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm preserves thousands of dinosaur tracks in place right at the site of discovery. Walk through a snapshot of an early Jurassic lake ecosystem and meet the dinosaurs and other animals that left...more
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2180 E Riverside Dr, St. George, UT 84790-2483
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A bit expensive for what it is. Perhaps if there had been a better explanation or live tour of what we were looking at, it would have been more enjoyable.Then again, the opening video was not interesting enough for my 8 year old grandson. That...More

Thank Paradise61444
St_George_Dinosaurs, Manager at St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review the museum, it does take a bit more reading and study to understand the science at the site and young children often need more help doing that. I'm sorry you felt you didn't get all your questions...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

While heading to Las Vegas, I saw a brown sign that said "Dinosaur Tracks" along the highway. Her son loves dinosaurs, so I knew my friend would want to stop. She didn't even see the sign. We got off the highway and started driving in...More

1  Thank Gina W
St_George_Dinosaurs, Manager at St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Gina, thanks for the glowing review! We're so glad you saw the sign and it opened up your eyes ;) to our amazing site! Come back and see us again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small venue located right in the city of St George with some amazing dinosaur tracks and a couple of small dinosaur models. When we visited it wasn't busy, but we did see people of all ages coming through. Those with young kids...More

Thank Jo T
St_George_Dinosaurs, Manager at St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Ho Jo T, thank you for the thoughtful review and the 4-stars. We're glad you enjoyed your visit and that you were able to interact with our amazing volunteers. We hope you learned something new during your visit. Thanks again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We never would have known what was involved in the dinosaur fossil hunt! Super interesting to see slabs of rock from the actual site. There was also a lab where scientist volunteers were exposing fossils right in front of us - tiny fish with really...More

1  Thank Sarita444
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This really is a great place. and the people who work there are so passionate and eager to answer questions and talk about the site and the dig. They have a boardwalk over the area they are still actively working with. It's fascinating. There are...More

1  Thank DisneyFan30
St_George_Dinosaurs, Manager at St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We really do love our work at the site and are glad to hear you noticed some of that passion! Thanks for the review and we're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best things about a vacation is being able to pull off the highway when you see an interesting sign. "Dinosaur Museum" hooked us and we found this dedicated museum where we felt the love this town has for its dinosaurs. Don't miss...More

1  Thank Keithus
St_George_Dinosaurs, Manager at St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Keithus, thanks for the great recommendation. We're glad you stopped to see us!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have never seen such extensive dinosaur and early life evidence presented in situ! Sometimes there is only 1 or 2 footprints, but in this collection you can see how they moved and even rested on the ancient lake bed. Every aspect is fascinating but...More

1  Thank mcmd1966
St_George_Dinosaurs, Manager at St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

That's so great to hear that the museum became a highlight of your trip! We're glad you stopped by and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our grandkids to this exhibit and we all enjoyed it. So amazing to get ancient history education that isn't affected by outdated religious dogma. Here's to true SCIENCE!!!

Thank D S
St_George_Dinosaurs, Manager at St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hooray for science! We love sharing the science and research at our site and are glad to hear you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fun away to kill an hour or two! There are lots of interesting things to read and see. there is even a place where you can watch the uncovering of fossils.

Thank Mallory J
St_George_Dinosaurs, Manager at St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Mallory, thanks for the review! Glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed August 18, 2018

Really enjoyed this, found it so fascinating. They have done a nice job with the display. Would recommend, reasonable admission.

Thank MugRug
St_George_Dinosaurs, Manager at St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Hi MugRug, we're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to the museum. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review.

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499joand
August 24, 2017|
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Response from Scarlett M | Reviewed this property |
We spent probably 1.5 hours and had lots of kids in our group. If you love dinosaurs, you can definitely spend a lot more time here. Lots of info that goes over my head :)
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Ericksonadventures
March 7, 2016|
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Response from St_George_Dinosaurs | Property representative |
Hello! Our admission is $6 for adults and kids 12+, $3 for kids 4-11 years old, and kids under 4 are free! We also have discounted rates for groups of 10 or more people. Most visitors take about an hour to tour our museum... More
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