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Fossil World Discovery Center Museum

1381 North Dinosaur Trail, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0, Canada
+1 403-823-6666
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REally for the kids

We went to the Fossil World on the Monday because at that time of year the Royal Tyrell was not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Laura P
Dino time

Went in to check out this little museum it was good .to see and interesting insight to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
slider60
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New interactive dinosaur museum in Drumheller. Had the best time at this Museum with the kids. It's a must do.....
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average24%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“t rex” (32 reviews)
“gift shop” (33 reviews)
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1381 North Dinosaur Trail, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0, Canada
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+1 403-823-6666
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"t rex"
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"gift shop"
in 33 reviews
"animatronic dinosaurs"
in 5 reviews
"great for young children"
in 2 reviews
"gold panning"
in 2 reviews
"motion sensor"
in 2 reviews
"museum portion"
in 2 reviews
"real fossils"
in 7 reviews
"for sale"
in 6 reviews
"per child"
in 2 reviews
"small museum"
in 3 reviews
"kids and adults"
in 2 reviews
"take pictures"
in 2 reviews
"minerals"
in 36 reviews
"vial"
in 4 reviews
"mining"
in 13 reviews
"playground"
in 11 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Fossil World on the Monday because at that time of year the Royal Tyrell was not open. It was OK. It has lots of fossils, but many are not local. For kids it would be really super as the staff makes...More

1  Thank Laura P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in to check out this little museum it was good .to see and interesting insight to the prehistoric world

Thank slider60
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place, and super friendly lady in the shop! The best souvenir shop I have seen in years. Easy to get to and park.

Thank Sarah L
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Ok, I'll admit I thought the robotic museum was going to be really corny but it was INCREDIBLE!!! The t-rex was so animated, it even scared me when it's head turned towards me (a 33 yr old woman). The robotic dinosaurs are set to motion...More

3  Thank Shell1384
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We stopped here on a Monday as the Royal Tyrell Museum was closed. We had a great time! The animatronic dinosaurs are pretty amazing...our four year old was terrified! :) There were a few really cool fossils at the start of the museum that you...More

Thank adventuremom28
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Fossil world attraction is a small museum, mostly a showcase for fossils and minerals from the area. However the animatronics are worth the visit.

Thank SnJ_Travels
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Very unique exhibit with animated dinosaurs and other activities the kids could do. The gift shop has a very good selection of merchandise with reasonable pricing.

Thank 136mag
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

My son loved the panning for gems. We received a nice selection of different gem stones. Love the exhibits. Great for young children

Thank Genevieve S
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

We visited this place with our two children and they LOVED it! It is small and does not take long to get through. We enjoyed how the dinosaurs are animated. Might be scary for younger children, but there is also a small playcenter in there...More

Thank G7756VHtracys
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Grandparents parents and grandchildren all had a fun time at this combination museum, amusement center gift shop and whatever. Real fossils, fake dinosaurs and lots of kid fun.

Thank Emeritus24
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