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Backyard Terrors Dinosaur Park

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Great place to take family and friends or church groups

Awesome dinosaurs so detailed and the park is very educational. The park is very clean and they... read more

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Bluff City, Tennessee
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What a dino-mite local treasure that showcases the owner's passion! I believe they recently... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Heather W
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1065 Walnut Grove Rd, Bluff City, TN 37618-4020
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Reviewed September 6, 2016

This was a wonderful surprise to be in someone's backyard! I was impressed to say the least. I was thinking maybe 8-10 dinosaurs but we wandered around a couple hours. The animals are impressive, to think that an individual created all this. And the descriptions...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Awesome dinosaurs so detailed and the park is very educational. The park is very clean and they have a gift shop at the end.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a dino-mite local treasure that showcases the owner's passion! I believe they recently received non-profit status so hopefully that helps them keep this going for years to come. The place is enormous and any dinosaur loving child will be absolutely enthralled the entire time....More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place! The Dino's and park are a work of love. It's a great place for kids of all ages that love Dino's . It's free to visit which is so great , allowing all kids and adults the chance to visit. I...More

Thank AWill99
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

The people that made this place...this is a Jurassic paradise! If you have children, this would be a great place to learn about each prehistoric creatures and just see how realistic these dinosaurs look like! Must see!

Thank Sabrina F
Reviewed August 27, 2018

My family and my son loved this park. It was so neat to walk around and see all the different dinosaurs. It was very well kept and prices at the gift shop were affordable and by the honor system. It had a playground too.

1  Thank Sasha P
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

My mom and I went one rainy Monday morning around 10am and had the park to ourselves! The park was very impressive and much larger than we thought it would be! It had over 30 life-size dinosaurs and several interactive areas (such as a fossil...More

Thank Climber710716
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Wasn't sure what to expect - especially after seeing Dinosaur Kingdom 2 in Virginia ---- This place did not disappoint. Amazing on so many levels - if you go to only one dinosaur park, go to this one. Not only are the dinosaurs amazing there...More

Thank William L
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We had a great time. From 4 to 70 every one was so pleased. Unique and well done. Thanks for a pleasant surprise.

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Chris K, Owner at Backyard Terrors Dinosaur Park, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Very welcome! Come back anytime!

Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Much better than we had expected when we booked our reservation for the dino in the dark. Can't wait to go back during the daytime. We have already plan to come back to visit me fun house around Halloween! Very well done and great prices....More

Thank Megan H
Reviewed July 31, 2018

I was told about this place by my nephew. He said if you love dinosaurs you should check it out. So being the kid at heart I thought why not I went during the day and when I asked how much was admission I was...More

1  Thank PAL L
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Ray W
April 27, 2017|
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Response from Chris K | Property representative |
Hi! Our Dinosaur Park operates entirely on your donations, we do not charge any set admission price, you pay what you can afford to or want to. There is a donation box at the entrance near our guestbook and map area. We... More
Amanda M
October 1, 2016|
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Response from Chris K | Property representative |
As most have already said the Dinosaur Park is suitable for all ages, our haunted attraction, The Funhouse is only open from 8-11 fri-sat in October and it is separate from the Dinosaur Park. The Funhouse does help us earn... More
February 6, 2016|
Response from Janet H |
It's only about 2 hours and 15 minutes from Pikeville Ky. worth the drive. I went with my grandson's friends for a birthday party. A great place to take the kids. I would highly recommend it. I loved it.