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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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Fossil dig not open when advertised!

Although their 2017 calendar shows "open daily from 10 am until 6pm in June, with fossil digs... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Julie Ann C
Just did the gift shop thing

We did not go through their museum as we had spent two days doing the Royal Tyrell but did to an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Renard K
Owen Sound, Canada
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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.....
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good24%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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1381 North Dinosaur Trail, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0, Canada
+1 403-823-6666

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although their 2017 calendar shows "open daily from 10 am until 6pm in June, with fossil digs available until one hour before close", they "didn't have adequate staffing for it", and wouldn't until the "busy season". We were very disappointed on June 19.

Thank Julie Ann C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not go through their museum as we had spent two days doing the Royal Tyrell but did to an extensive viewing of the gift shop. there is a lot to see and ended up buying some items that we felt were worth the...More

Thank Renard K
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I along with our 3 year old and 7 year old were touring drumheller when we stopped at Fossil world. We were just going to look at the souvenirs but the lady at the front told us how great the museum was...More

1  Thank Abbie M
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This museum had some very interesting gift shop items but found the museum part to be a little bit sparse. More suited to a family group with small children then an adult activity. The pcs they do have were interesting and you could spend a...More

Thank 600dougl
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time at fossil world. I have a son with a disability and they were amazing will him, Talk kindly with us and when my son got fussy a staff member named ty got down to his level and play with him....More

Thank Kelsey S
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We took our Girl Guide unit, 7 kids and 3 adults, and it was the highlight of their trip! We spend 2 full days exploring Drumheller and surroundings, and above all else, the girls favourite experience was at Fossil World! They loved the animatronic dinosaurs,...More

Thank Natasha P
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Good spot to check out fossils for sale. The museum was fun especially for the kids! The store had a wide variety of items for sale - liked the fossils - prices were good - off season pricing - purchased opal jewelry, Young kids liked...More

Thank Murray M
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I took my 5 and 2 year old ladies here and they loved it. There are a lot of robotic (?) Dinosaurs. My 2 year old was a little scared at the beginning but quickly became comfortable. The mining is great and you can take...More

1  Thank Corissa S
Reviewed 29 March 2017

It was fun my friend and I went there. My favourite part is was when we dug to see what dinosaur we where digging up. My least favourite was... I don't know. You should bring a camera to take pictures with the dinosaurs and the...More

Thank MostFunMaya
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Our children (all 6 and under), got more out of this experience than they did the actual museum down the road. Better souvineers in the store as well. The T-Rex is actually impressive in quality, though if you are there when it's less busy, the...More

1  Thank Christian S
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