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Dakota Dinosaur Museum - CLOSED

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Dakota Dinosaur Museum worth a stop!

As we researched destinations for our August 2015 vacation, we knew we would spend an overnight in... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2015
Mary Lynne K
Lima, New York
On the Dinosaur Trail

Nice spot to begin your dinosaur trail viewing across the northern tier of the states. Great... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2015
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Jun 15, 2017
“More to see”
May 10, 2017
“Great Collection!”
The museum closed permanently on September 7, 2015. Close the listing.
200 E Museum Dr, Dickinson, ND 58601-4000
+1 701-456-6225
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Reviewed June 15, 2017

The dinosaur skeletons are more than I thought would be there. But large & small structures are there. Some many stones are shown from all around the planet. There is a walking guided tour of old buildings on the grounds. Don't miss it, tells a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed May 10, 2017

Lots of interesting fossils. We loved the interactive sand table and the florescent rocks! Definitely stop if you are driving through North Dakota. Dino enthusiasts will love it.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank brennagenevieve
Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

We heard the museum was closed, but then heard they re-opened in May. We really enjoyed the exhibits. We expected dinosaurs only, but the ticket included a couple other close museums. In the history museum it was fun listening to my folks and the curator...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Martin D
Reviewed October 26, 2015

This is an excellent private collection. It is displayed very well and kept very nicely. It is very informative as well.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Traci S
Reviewed September 26, 2015

As we researched destinations for our August 2015 vacation, we knew we would spend an overnight in Dickinson ND. As we looked at things to do, we put this Dakota Dinosaur Museum on our list, and we are very glad we did. We visited on...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Mary Lynne K
Reviewed September 8, 2015

To be perfectly honest this was not on my itinerary but it was right off exit 59 which was the road I was taking into New England and over to Regent. I thought what the heck; I will spend a half hour or so then...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank HazelEyesFromTN
Reviewed August 28, 2015

Nice spot to begin your dinosaur trail viewing across the northern tier of the states. Great displays and information. Little gift shop. Very educational.

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Hwy200
Reviewed August 19, 2015 via mobile

We took our 2 year old here. He loved it! Kinda small but it was fun and interesting to look at everything.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Footprints803766
Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

My 5 yr old son loves dinosaurs. He was so excited when we stopped here! It is small but lots to look at. Very educational. He still talks about the visit a lot. The triceratops skull is quite impressive to see. Spent a little over...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Zdancelady
Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

We stopped by there on our way to the hotel. There were five of us ages 5-adult. This is a really small museum, but presented nicely. Lots of interesting fossils and minerals/gems. There is plenty of information on each item without being overwhelming. Most of...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank LelahK
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