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Royal Tyrrell Museum

1500 North Dinosaur Trail | Midland Provincial Park, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0, Canada
+1 403-823-7707
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Since 1985, the Royal Tyrrell Museum has presented the fascinating evolution of dinosaurs through its collection of dozens of skeletons and hundreds of fossils.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“all ages” (201 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1500 North Dinosaur Trail | Midland Provincial Park, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0, Canada
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+1 403-823-7707
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"all ages"
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"interactive displays"
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"dinosaur skeletons"
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"kids and adults"
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"gift shop"
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"on display"
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"whole family"
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"worth the trip"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The museum opens at 9. Go early! Crowds build up by noon. Can book casting or digging clinics ahead of time online. Definitely worthwhile and you get a chance to interact with the local guides/students who are all Dino-philes and proud of it!! If you...More

Thank Tanya S
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An extraordinary museum with a great collection of fossils. What is most amazing is that some specimens were accidentally found. Most of the exhibits are dinosaurs, however there are many plants and marine reptiles fossilized. We also have the opportunity to see a kind of...More

Thank Ketty C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is worth the cost of admission and the time. There are many wonderful exhibits and it is filled with excellent historical information about dinosaurs and evolution of our planet.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Swithered about entering after visiting the Badlands and Hoodoos nearby. We were glad we did as it is definitely worth visiting. Some of the exhibits are fantastic.

Thank ianinitaly
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we have been here before it still amazes us to come to this place. The experience is second to none. The whole place is layed out to give you the full experience of when the dinosaurs roamed the earth. The building is going an...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not your mother's. Museum. It is modern, lively and jaw dropping. Real dinasauers, not plater castes. Not case upon case of old bones but actual dinasauers. Educational pieces done in an engaging way. Best of all a large window into the restoration lab....More

Thank Ellen W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Royal Tyrrell Museum is one of those places you write home about. Probably the best museum experience I have ever come across, they have designed a silky smooth journey that takes you from the Cambrian to modern paleontological techniques across the world. Massive full-scale...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Through my lifetime I have visited the museum about 3-4 times. When I was a child, and then with my own children. I am always in awe and enjoy visiting this place which I think is one of Alberta's true treasures. Everyone should visit the...More

Thank ythebert
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They had the bones of so many dinosaurs I had never seen or heard of before. Many of the dinosaurs were complete or nearly so. They had had to fill in few bones. The dinosaurs were very well displayed. You could see them from many...More

Thank Ahgo4gusto
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in the Alberta Badlands amongst one of the most fertile sources of fossils, the Tyrrell Museum is perhaps the finest dinosaur museums and research facilities in the world. We return to Drumheller often for a weekend getaway and travel back to when these creatures...More

Thank John R
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Angie V
5 November 2017|
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Response from Royal_Tyrrell_Museum | Property representative |
Hi Angie, East Coulee is located about 25 minutes from the Museum. For other things to see and do in the Drumheller area, please visit the Travel Drumheller website.
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Tessaanddennis
9 August 2017|
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Response from Robin B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, you've got the wrong person, Haven't ever posted anything about two-for-one coupons.
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Margaret G
8 August 2017|
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Response from Kimberly C | Reviewed this property |
We had ordered online and went in past the lines (on the left side) to the customer service desk (across from gift shop) to get our will call tickets.
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