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Royal Tyrrell Museum

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Since 1985, the Royal Tyrrell Museum has presented the fascinating evolution of dinosaurs through its collection of dozens of skeletons and hundreds of fossils.
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1500 North Dinosaur Trail | Midland Provincial Park, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0, Canada
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Reviewed today via mobile

We trekked upto the Royal Tyrell museum for the day. It was very informative and everything was presented well. I think my only disapointment about the museum was that there was a lot more casks then there were real bones which was slightly disappointing. For...More

Thank Emily-Paige H
Reviewed yesterday

We had heard good reports about the RTM so gave it ago even though we know nothing about dinosaurs or fossils. We asked about the availability of an audio tour and was told that we could download an app onto our phone. I said that...More

Thank alannsarah
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Being close by in Calgary we visit semi-regularly and always enjoy spending several hours at the museum. The Burgess Shale display is beautiful and surreal and the latest found in Alberta section is really cool. And the ankylosaurus specimen was just breathtaking. It was also...More

Thank Erin D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent two hours at the RTM enjoying the displays and learning more about the fossils found in the area. It’s a great compliment to Dinosaur Provincial Park. Sadly the auditorium wasn’t working so we weren’t able to watch any of the movies. One suggestions...More

Thank KatJ2100
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great interpretive experience and stunning dinosaur displays. Great for all ages. Last time I was here was 20 years ago, and today was still a treat to see the hard work that goes into displaying these magnificent creatures of old.

Thank Gordon B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The fossil displays in this museum are truly excellent. There are many incredible displays and incredibly interesting and beautiful fossils.There are also some odd displays like the ichthyosaur where they have set up a nice hall and then just literally dumped the bones on the...More

Thank Yarbogash
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum has an amazing collection of fossils. Many of them are from Alberta, but some are from other sites. The story they tell is presented in excellent exhibits. I learned that many more creatures have lived on earth than I ever imagined. The exhibit...More

Thank CKT808
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum was exceptional .... full scale models of dinosaurs plus a great deal of educational material and displays

Thank Roam802254
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's been a long time, but it was the first place I went back to upon my return to Alberta! It is fascinating to see the dinosaurs at the museum and the surrounding area is captivating. I could have just stood there all day looking...More

Thank Louise T
Reviewed 4 days ago

In 2003 we travelled across Canada and I was impressed by the Bad Land and what a surprise when we arrived at the museum very interesting from 5 to 95 It was either the last week of May or the first in June 2003. Also...More

Thank Claude L
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Yes, there is an elevator available.
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Hi Angie, East Coulee is located about 25 minutes from the Museum. For other things to see and do in the Drumheller area, please visit the Travel Drumheller website.
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Sorry, you've got the wrong person, Haven't ever posted anything about two-for-one coupons.