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my daughter love evolution and science

my daughter visited exhibition twice as she loves evolution theory and science. she expect little... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Izabela W
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
A rare opportunity to see fossils from China

Not too many dinosaurs, not too much information. No attempt to encapsulate everything known about... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
SaveTigerNorthants
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Dinosaurs of China is a one-time only world exclusive exhibition of dinosaurs coming to Europe for the first time. Featuring fossils and specimens never before seen outside of Asia, Dinosaurs of China will bring to life the story of how dinosaurs...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Wollaton Hall, Nottingham NG8 2AE, England
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Pre booked due to all the hype - more expensive and you could have just walked in. £15 for two adults. Exhibits basically in about 3 or 4 rooms and mixed in between the standard ones at Wollaton Hall. Mainly a few dinosaurs and lots...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Slightly disappointed, I had hoped the new exhibit would make Wollaton Hall more appealing, unfortunately not. Good for kids if they have never been to a dinosaur museum before. 🤗

1  Thank AJB-NG
Reviewed 15 October 2017

my daughter visited exhibition twice as she loves evolution theory and science. she expect little bit bigger exhibition but gifts from gift shop compensate her disappointment.

1  Thank Izabela W
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Pretty poor all things considered. Must be about five fossils and a few model skeletons. 7 quid for something that is free usually is really poor value. Our 3 year old was more interested in the stuff that’s there as part if the normal museum....More

2  Thank bugsy1862
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Great graphic displays (especially as you first enter the exhibition!) very informative! We very much enjoyed learning more about these amazing creatures from prehistoric China! Great for small children (we adults even took part in the quiz looking for fun facts!). Overall a wonderful experience!...More

Thank Ree R
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Not too many dinosaurs, not too much information. No attempt to encapsulate everything known about dinosaurs here - could have been overwhelming. A nice opportunity to touch a very large dinosaur thigh bone fossil - strangely very moving. There were a lot of very young...More

1  Thank SaveTigerNorthants
Reviewed 22 September 2017

The experience was quite Boring,Not much too See,The Dinosaurs was not real apart from a bone here & there.Cannot say or recommend Only too Schools and Students.Did not feel right,A lot of Hype Not much too see. Plenty to Read,could do with some sound Effects,To...More

1  Thank Weather W
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Not much to say really, expensive and a bit boring! A few fossils and some huge fake plaster skeletons. They've tried to incorporate the existing exhibits into the display (which are free to view usually) but it doesn't really work. It's not what it makes...More

Thank REwulf
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Having seen these exhibits on numerous TV programmes, I suspect folk think they are common. Not at all - this is a one off for the UK. Yes, the old hall and the existing Natural History displays are a bit threadbare, but the fossils made...More

Thank regfromcambs
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We went as a family day out, as I am very interested in dinosaurs. I did enjoy what was there, but just as you are getting into it, its over. Half of the attraction is what is already in place in Wollaton (which is starting...More

Thank Shane D
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