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Dinosaurland Fossil Museum

Coombe St., Lyme Regis DT7 3PY, England
+44 1297 443541
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Okay for a couple of hours on a rainy day

This place is not very welcoming from the outside it looks more like a town hall than a museum. but... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
bris2lmum
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Nice little museum

Very nice museum with lots of things to see for adults and children! Definitely worth a visit! Gift... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Toria E
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A traditional museum with more than 10000 specimens on permanent display.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“quiz sheet” (8 reviews)
“gift shop” (14 reviews)
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Coombe St., Lyme Regis DT7 3PY, England
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+44 1297 443541
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is not very welcoming from the outside it looks more like a town hall than a museum. but we needed somewhere to shelter from the rain and my youngest child is still into all things dinosaur and fossil. The museum is packed with...More

Thank bris2lmum
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very nice museum with lots of things to see for adults and children! Definitely worth a visit! Gift shop is great too

Thank Toria E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really interesting and eclectic collection of items. Some of the ammonites were unbelievable. Best museum shop I thing I've ever been to.

Thank barnesdurrance
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found our visit to the museum underwhelming for the price we paid (£5 for adults, £4 for children). The space was quite small, and had a strange smell - likely from the taxidermy room. You are provided with a quiz sheet and children awarded...More

Thank Charley B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our 3 year old loves dinosaurs and was squealing with excitement here, we had to tell him our ticket had ran out so we could leave. There are loads of fossils downstairs, and upstairs it follows the big bang theory through the ages with models...More

Thank michellenF9805FU
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our two young children on a wet winter day to get out of the weather. Utterly terrible. Highly overpriced ... we left in 10 minutes .... I really felt like I should have asked for my money back but I was lost for...More

Thank Adele B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My grandchildren, boy 11 and girl 8 had such fun in this little museum. They each had a quiz paper and enjoyed searching the exhibits for the answers. The displays are excellent. Upstairs the different geological eras are shown with great effect. We all learned...More

Thank SeahorseCamberley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although it is a small distance from the main street in Lyme Regis, it is well worth the visit! This was the second time I'd visited the museum, and it amazed me even more the second time around. The exhibits are world-class, and displays impressive...More

Thank Teide_Orca
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our eldest is fossil mad and found the leaflet whisk we were out and about The building is gorgeous from the outside and is a treasure trove inside. For £16 for a family ticket it was great value for the 2 or so hours we...More

Thank WelshMoorsie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popped in here one afternoon when it was raining. Entrance fee was about £5 and there was absolutely loads of stuff to look at. Really interesting collection of fossils.

Thank Claire O
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josetteclarke
29 September 2016|
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Response from Steven D | Property representative |
Hi, I am open every day from 1000 to 1700 and I charge £5 for adults and £4 for children. Best wishes, Steve
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26 July 2015|
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