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Torquays Dinosaur World

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A greta small family attraction for rainy days in South Devon

We loved our visit to Dinosaur World with our five and three-year-old girls. My eldest enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TinBoxTraveller
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South Devon, United Kingdom
Good activity for kids

We’ve been here once before when our son was 6 months- something to do on a rainy day. This time he... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
BigBirdx
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Wiltshire
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Torquay's Dinosaur World is an fun interactive indoor exhibition of dinosaurs and fossils! See amazing life-size and scaled dinosaurs, learn about these awesome beasts, uncover incredible fossils, enjoy our family quiz, and even sit on a deadly...more
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3 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
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+44 1803 298779
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our 3 1/2 year old son is dinosaur mad so when he saw the leaflet advertising this attraction he decided that we had to go! It is designed around children but is filled to the brim with information which would interest both adults and children...More

Thank Stacey_Plymouth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Short of having real life dinosaurs, is couldn't have been better! Perfect for any child who loves dinosaurs and also great for adults too, very engaging and interesting for all ages. There's also an optional quiz to do as you go round if you want...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved our visit to Dinosaur World with our five and three-year-old girls. My eldest enjoyed the quiz and my youngest was thrilled to be able to climb on some of the model dinosaurs. Despite being small, you could spend a few hours here if...More

Thank TinBoxTraveller
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Went with my little ones yesterday and they absolutely loved it! They are crazy about dinosaurs and there was lots to see. Even I learnt a lot! Well worth a visit.

Thank Coconulty
Reviewed October 15, 2018

I was a little concerned that my husband and friend who are both less interested in dinosaurs than me might find it a bit childish. needn't have been concerned. we arrived quite early, and had much of the visit with few other people there. by...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Went here two weeks ago (as it was raining) and it's ok...nothing amazing...and personally not worth the money. It isn't huge...some of the displays look old and dusty. Kids liked it, but were more excited about the gift shop at the end. Worth a look...but...More

Thank hollywalford86
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We visited Dinosaur world today with our 18 month old Dinosaur obsessed son. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit and thought it was all very well laid and thought out. Great value for money, the entry fee I feel was very fair and the shop was...More

Thank Wander779867
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been here once before when our son was 6 months- something to do on a rainy day. This time he was 4 years old. I really enjoy it there, the only down side is it’s a bit small and when it’s busy it’s a...More

Thank BigBirdx
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We chose to go here as it is all indoors and it was a very rainy day. Turned out everyone else had the same idea too so it was very busy and difficult to get round and enjoy the interactive bits sometimes. Our 3 year...More

Thank DanLamb86
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Took my 5 year old son to Dinosaur World and wasn't disappointed. It looks small from the outside but inside there's lots of dinosaurs and information. It took me a while to find some of the answers from the quiz you're given but wanted my...More

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charlenem497
August 25, 2017|
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Response from Mark0751 | Reviewed this property |
there is a small part which is upstairs but this can be missed out, the rest is easily accessible
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Lauren F
August 7, 2017|
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Response from TobyTrex | Property representative |
Hi Lauren, Thanks for getting in touch. We do have many explorers of this age who enjoy the visit because there are many interactive aspects to the exhibition. Explorers can touch and sit on dinosaurs, discover fossils in... More
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LindaB6686
May 28, 2017|
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Response from TobyTrex | Property representative |
Hi Linda, thanks for your enquiry. All visitors pay the child price of £6.95 as we don't charge extra for adults. The entry price also includes free unlimited re-entry for months. All the best, Toby T Rex.
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