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T Rex Museum Expedition Center

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Great experience with a paleontologist

Some people just don’t get it. I was a little concerned to go to this museum after reading one of... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2016
Dave B
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Tucson, Arizona
"Ripoff" and "Hoax" come to mind...

Read the description VERY carefully (I thought I did...but it's funny how words can be twisted... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2016
tucsontraveler2016
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Tucson, Arizona
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21 Mar 2016
“Great experience with a paleontologist”
17 Mar 2016
“"Ripoff" and "Hoax" come to mind...”
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Reviewed March 21, 2016

Some people just don’t get it. I was a little concerned to go to this museum after reading one of the reviews, but decided to take my friend and go see for myself, as reviews can be misleading. Boy was it. First off, this isn’t...More

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Reviewed March 17, 2016

Read the description VERY carefully (I thought I did...but it's funny how words can be twisted). First, the fact that this place is on "22 acres" (or 25, depending on what part of the website you read) of land doesn't matter - at least not...More

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DrSamuel, Owner at T Rex Museum Expedition Center, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2016

In this instance we had an accidental double booking. The adult clients were offered a chance to wait an hour until the party with young children were done, as they are handled differently than adults. They declined. They were offered a chance to reschedule. They...More

Reviewed March 1, 2016

This was the worst field trip I have ever taken my children to. The "museum" was not very educational, safe or sanitary. There was a very apparent cat urine smell, the "fossils" we dug for were clearly flagstone and there were missing boards in the...More

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DrSamuel, Owner at T Rex Museum Expedition Center, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2016

Hard to respond to someone who clearly does not like the experience. But I should at least answer the complaint so that we can get better at this. All I can say is there has never been trash on our floor. It is designed to...More

Reviewed February 17, 2016

This isn't so much a museum as an interactive experience personally guided by an expert. The exhibit mimics a desert paleontologist dig, where fossils and hidden treasures are in the process of being uncovered. The children’s activities include sifting for small fossils, exposing fossil fish,...More

Thank Jeanine P
DrSamuel, Owner at T Rex Museum Expedition Center, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2016

We try and respond to all reviews good or bad. We are so glad that you, like the many of thousands before you over the last 16 years, had a good time. Please come again this fall and see the new displays, buildings, and exhibits...More

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