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Dinosaur World

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Address: 1058 Park Road 59, Glen Rose, TX 76043-5646
Phone Number: 2548981526
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Lots of fun with dinos

We spent a solid two hours here and the only reason we didn't stay longer was the rain. But my boys and I powered through it and saw all the dinos on the walking path, which was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
John R
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Murphy, Texas
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Murphy, Texas
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59 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a solid two hours here and the only reason we didn't stay longer was the rain. But my boys and I powered through it and saw all the dinos on the walking path, which was so much fun, dug for fossils, collected gemstones, screamed in fear and delight at the animatronic dinosaurs and spent way too much money... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had fun, would not want it to be any longer just too hot... Didn't see any animatronics they had advertised... That was kind of disappointing..... Overall kind of expensive for an hour walk but if you have not seen it already it's something to check out.

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texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My only suggestion is to not go during the middle of a hot summer day. Other than that, really well done and entire family enjoyed the half mile walk to find dinosaur statues and the indoor museum.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Neat place to go visit, but go early in the day! Their museum is very cool with fossils and animated dinosaurs my girls loved!

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Keller, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The only tip I can truly give, is avoid it in the afternoon/mid-summer... it was sooooo hot. We still made the whole lap (at around 105 degrees) and checked out the museum and their cool little store. The geo-cracker was cool and you collected some pretty cool gems at the dig site... This is a great family attraction imho.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Now this place is cool for kids and adults!!! It's a lot of walking. But the kids was having so much fun they never complained! It had a lot of shade as you walk so it's not that bad! They also have a kid park inside. This is a must do!!!!! 😍

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Lubbock, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Our 4 year old had a blast here, he is very into dinosaurs and he loved this trip. The statues outside are cool. The animantronics were a work in process. The fossil dig was a plus too. Bring water and snacks. There isn't food availble for purchase. There is a nice picnic area and playground but it was far too... More 

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Granbury
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Took my grandkids to this park and they had a rip roaring blast. The Dinosaurs look very real and the park is maintained exceptionally well. My granddaughter dug for fossils and enjoyed that too. On a hot day make sure you take water for the 1/2 mile long trail. Be sure to look around the museum and gift shop. You... More 

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poetry
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

It is 1/2 mile loop. Lopts of sitting along the way and shade, but it was still just too hot for us. We found ourselves just getting thru it rather than enjoying it. Totally suggest doing this in MUCH cooler temps. There's a map to track where you are and what you are seeing. Lay out is impressive. We just... More 

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Cibolo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

This place really exceeded my expectations. I thought it would be some run down tourist attraction, but it was actually very nice. It was well kept, had a great gift shop with plenty of things to look at and purchase. Everyone was super nice and inviting. They do not serve food but you can bring in a lunch if you... More 

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