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Dinostar - Hull's Dinosaur Experience

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Address: 28-29 Humber Street | Hull, Kingston-upon-Hull HU1 1TH, England
Phone Number: 01482 320424
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Fantastic visit, really enjoyed it, it's small but they have made the most of the space available. There is a small excavation section, a place for children to draw and lots of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
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Hull
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Fantastic visit, really enjoyed it, it's small but they have made the most of the space available. There is a small excavation section, a place for children to draw and lots of exhibits

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Redcar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

This is a out if the way museum that we found per chance. The kids absolutely loved it with all the models and thing you can do. It is only a small museum with quite a climb up some stair to get to a part of it, but once you get there well worth the climb. Like I say the... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Hands on museum with enough stuff to keep little kids interested. Voted better than the Deep by the 5 year old. Loads of great models to touch, sand excavation and a stamp trail kept us busy for an hour.

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Burton Joyce, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

My grandson is dinosaur mad and this place was spot on for him with lots of hands on stuff. The building was once part of Hull's fruit market and is one of the few buildings in the area not to have been flattened in the blitz. The owners have kept faith with its history so it is not a slick... More 

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Pershore, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We've been before a few years ago & when we said we were going back on holiday to the area the kids wanted to go back to Dinostar. Its really quite small so can't imagine anyone managing to spend that long there. Theres a lot of interavtive displays cramed in & the kids collect stamps on the way round, then... More 

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Kilnsea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We visited yesterday with an almost five year old and almost three year old. We all loved it. Lots to touch and noises to make. Very reasonable entrance price. I'd recommend it for any children under ten. It must have been a labour of love to put together. Parking easy around there too and you can walk to see the... More 

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York, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

I took my 4 year old, who loves dinosaurs but finds big animatronic ones quite scary, and he loved it. You can touch pretty much everything, there is plenty of hands on stuff, and while it isn't a polished, professional museum it was great fun, especially as 3 of us got in for £6! It took us about an hour... More 

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

My worries were that because this is a small place it would be disappointing, but I was wrong it was brilliant. There's lots for kids to interact with, plenty of opportunities for photos that make you look like you're going to be eaten, and even a play area with sand pits and a Jurrassic park toy bit. Worth the price,... More 

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bradford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Great place for children to learn all about dinosures. Very interactive.children can find stamps around the building and if they find them all they can go back for free. Also a cheap couple off hours for children to learn about dinsaures.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Visited today for a family member birthday cost £9 for a walk round someones house for all of 10 minutes.The fossils and dinosaurs were outdated and tatty.There were no facilities for prams or disabled the only way to reach the upper level is to climb a steep set of cramped stairs.

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