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World's Largest Dinosaur

60 - 1 Avenue West, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0, Canada
(866) 823-8100
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Ranked #9 of 19 attractions in Drumheller
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
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Gatineau, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

Not worth the money, even with kids. It costs $3 per person to go up there and really, there is not much to see. The view is not amazing. See it from the outside!

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Alberta, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This is fun to see. But I wouldn't pay $3.00 just to walk up in it. They didn't have much information on it either. The tour I took gave me more information on it. The people that work in the center were very nice and helpful however.

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Debbie S, General Manager at World's Largest Dinosaur, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our World's Largest Dinosaur. We are sorry you missed our brochure that is available outlining all the information regarding our BIG girl but so happy you enjoyed your climb up and out her gaping jaws! Thank you also for your kind comments regarding the staff here at The World's Largest Dinosaur and... More

Scarsdale, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The view is underwhelming. There's hardly anything to see up there. For adults, it's decent exercise and sort of satisfies the curiosity. It might be neat for little kids. The price for a family is tolerable. You're better off taking photos of the thing from the ground and moving on to the hoodoos or the Royal Tyrrell Museum.

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Debbie S, General Manager at World's Largest Dinosaur, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment on your visit to the World's Largest Dinosaur. We are happy she satisfied your curiosity and hope you enjoyed the many murals painted by Drumheller's local artist, Gary Cox. We're so glad you came in to visit and, not only climbed The World's Largest Dinosaur but visited our Gift Shop and perhaps... More

Hong Kong, China
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144 reviews 144 reviews
48 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Open all-year round, this attraction is promoted to be the "World's Largest Dinosaur". Provided climbing an 86' tall T-Rex is not a problem, this can be fun. Having just been to a nearby fossil museum, the murals and few fossil display on the way up were quite uninteresting. However, the view from the top through the dinosaur's opening (or jaws)... More

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Debbie S, General Manager at World's Largest Dinosaur, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are happy you enjoyed your climb up our 106 stairs (yes, 86 feet!) to her gaping jaws. Hopefully you also took in the many murals painted by local artist, Gary Cox as well as the fossil castings. 12 people can fit in her pearly whites at one time and we encourage visitors... More

BC
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Let's be honest, you can't miss it....it's hard to not stop when you see her, she really is LARGE! Great view from the top, neat things to check out on the way up! The little shop has lots of great kid things! Our daughter loved it, along with the store/ice cream shop across the street!!!

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Debbie S, General Manager at World's Largest Dinosaur, responded to this review

We are so happy you enjoyed your visit to The World's Largest Dinosaur. Yes, she is quite a magnificent site. Thank you for your kind comments regarding our Gift Shop and we hope you were able to get any information/directions for your stay while in Drumheller at the Visitor Information Centre, also located inside. Have a wonderful Summer! More

Regina, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The kids love it, so we have to go up to the top of the Dinosaur each time we visit Drumheller! It is exactly what you'd expect from a "world's largest..." display (a little cheesy), but if you're there, you kinda have to go!

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Debbie S, General Manager at World's Largest Dinosaur, responded to this review

We're so happy you chose to climb the World's Largest Dinosaur. Thank you also for taking the time to comment on your adventure. We hope you had a great time while in Drumheller. Have a great Summer! More

Alberta, Canada
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This was an awesome experience, what a beautiful view! You get to see all of drumheller! I always take visitors here as It is right down down and not to expensive for what you get!

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Debbie S, General Manager at World's Largest Dinosaur, responded to this review

Thank you!!!! We're so happy you enjoy our BIG girl and her view! We look forward to seeing you again...have a great Summer! More

Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
27 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We were surprised the little kids loved going up and down this dinosaur. It's huge, 109 steps or so. The view at the top is great, and there is a little souvenir shop at the bottom. Great fun for a little while .

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Debbie S, General Manager at World's Largest Dinosaur, responded to this review

What great comments...thank you! It's very nice to see all the children so excited to climb to World's Largest Dinosaur! Smiles are infectious! Thank you for taking the time to comment on your climb. We hope you have a great Summer! More

Northridge, CA
Top Contributor
151 reviews 151 reviews
83 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Saw the sign and stopped by. Went into the visitor information center that was attached to this beast, got some information and thought about going in and up the beast. Saw the prices and decided against it.

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Debbie S, General Manager at World's Largest Dinosaur, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit to the World's Largest Dinosaur and the Drumheller Visitor Information Centre. Although you chose not to climb our BIG girl, please know that a percentage of your admission ($3.00/person, $10.00/family) goes to non-profit organizations throughout Drumheller and District. To date, The World's Largest Dinosaur has given back over $540,000.00 back to the community. We do... More

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

If your there in Drumheller, good place to collect travel info, the information center has a ton of stuff, the Dino is pretty impressive.

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Debbie S, General Manager at World's Largest Dinosaur, responded to this review

We'd like to thank you for taking the time to review the World's Largest Dinosaur and for also mentioning our Visitor Information Centre. Not only are you able to partake in a casual climb up the dinosaur ( and a great view! )...you are also able to collect a great deal of information regarding Drumheller and your upcoming travels. More

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