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Address: 250 W Cocoa Beach Cswy, Cocoa Beach, FL
Phone Number: 321-783-7300
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Description: The Dinosaur Store facility includes the museum gift store, the Adventure...
The Dinosaur Store facility includes the museum gift store, the Adventure Zone, and when complete in Spring 2014, the Museum of Dinosaurs and Ancient Cultures (located on 2nd and 3rd floor). The museum gift store, The Dinosaur Store, has been featured on CNN, Popular Mechanics, Southern Living and a many other national media venues. It boasts one of the largest selections of authentic fossils and minerals in the private world. The Adventure Zone is a separate interactive area for the entire family, featuring live reptiles, including alligators up to 8 feet up close. It includes over 25 unlimited play /educational stations for one low price. An amusement ride that makes you feel like you are spinning and rocking around in the ocean is also available for an additional charge (restrictions apply). The admission to the museum gift store is complimentary and the Adventure Zone has an admission charge. Parking is free. Both are open 7 days a week. Please visit our website for more information. The facility is located in the heart of Cocoa Beach, directly on SR 520, right around the corner from Ron Jon Surf Shop.
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Lots of stuff to look at and buy if you have the money. We went with 3 kids between 9 and 11 they all enjoyed it and thought seeing stuff that old was "cool". Great way to spend... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Lots of stuff to look at and buy if you have the money. We went with 3 kids between 9 and 11 they all enjoyed it and thought seeing stuff that old was "cool". Great way to spend some time while waiting for the sun to come back out. This has become a must visit for my 10 year old... More 

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Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We had a couple of hours between the time we checked out of our hotel and when we could board our cruise ship. We took our boys to the Dinosaur store and for just a few dollars a piece we were able to keep them occupied while we waited....

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Redditch, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Quick pop in to look around the store with our nine year old.He decided to buy a real Dinosaur tooth with his holiday money.A $20 dollar budget ,and fantastic advise from the wonderful sales lady (wealth of information),and we were happy to make a purchase.An activity is available at an extra cost,but we did a short pop in so could... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This place has so much stuff, stones, crystals, Dino bones, etc it is great but not good for small hands...lots of breakables too. Nevertheless, they have an adventure area for small kids for $. We didn't do so not sure what that was like. It was closed when we were there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

My daughter and I spent about 2 hours here. It was worth the admission price to go in the adventure room. There were animals/reptiles and a movie about dinosaurs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Rhiannon was amazing! She showed us the animals up close and talked in depth, very knowledgeable. It was lots of fun for our seven year old. Lots of games and no tokens, unlimited play.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

we have been to this place twice now. 1st time it was raining and it was a place for the kids to play. However they got bored quickly and it is pricey for a hr of play for 3 kids and 2 adults.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Get store everything is for sale very little tho was a little pricy they open at 10am free parking is great.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Loads of fun for kids to see the dinosaur exhibits and some nice items for shopping also. Walking distance from the beach.

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Clyde, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

This is a retail store with a place in the back that has games for older kids. I would skip this and spend time doing something else.

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