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The Dinosaur Museum

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754 S 200 W, Blanding, UT 84511-3909
+1 435-678-3454
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A Hidden Gem!

This place is a must visit for dino lovers. We did not have high expectations for a dino museum in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
RONALD D
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Great museum with nice mix of art & science

We spent about two hours enjoying this museum. It included the kinds of dinosaur models and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dmarkwind
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Kansas City, Missouri
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“movie posters” (20 reviews)
“on display” (6 reviews)
“pop culture” (3 reviews)
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754 S 200 W, Blanding, UT 84511-3909
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is a must visit for dino lovers. We did not have high expectations for a dino museum in a small town in rural Utah, but this place was amazing. Not only were the fossils great, but they have a pop culture theme going...More

Thank RONALD D
Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent about two hours enjoying this museum. It included the kinds of dinosaur models and skeletons you’d expect, but there’s also quite a bit exploring the cultural impacts of dinosaurs. There were exhibits which delved into scientific discussions on various topics, including an interesting...More

Thank Dmarkwind
Reviewed June 1, 2017

Inexpensive dinosaur museum contains fossils and a wide variety of displays. Lots of old movie posters from the dinosaur genre.

Thank FloridaEverglade1
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

A gem!!! Don't expect the British Museum; instead, stop and savor this delightful and quirky collection of dinosaur and dinosaur-movie memorabilia! I totally loved it and hope to return someday!

Thank kimD9245XR
Reviewed May 10, 2017

When I was growing up we learned about 3 dinosaurs. Today there seems to be a gazillion. This is a small museum with interesting exhibits of not just dinosaurs, but petrified logs, earth formation and ice ages, and yes, a cool collection of dinosaur movie...More

1  Thank barbielab
Reviewed May 2, 2017

This little dinosaur museum is a gem. I've been to many exhibits, but this one made the experience more real and personal and bigger. Dinosaur tracks are a big part of the museum and well worth reading in depth about tracks around the world. Best...More

1  Thank Marhaly
Reviewed April 24, 2017

We found this online before our trip and by the reviews it sounded good.Most of the exhibits were movie posters or fake bones.Yeah it was cheap to visit but would not go again - so disappointing

Thank Donna G
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Your whole family will Really LOVE this place. Warning! This attraction was only supposed to take a few minutes, maybe an hour to see and do. However, we were absolutely enthralled as soon as we stepped into the door. We were warmly greeted by Tracey,...More

2  Thank Gleason L
Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

You could spend several hours in this very well designed museum. Educational and fun. A surprise to find such a great museum in a small town.

Thank MLM4AZ
Reviewed October 9, 2016

We didn't think the museum was even open. I tried the door, and it was unlocked but there was no one at the desk,. However, a nice & very knowledgeable lady soon appeared. No offense to Blanding, but it looked like a pretty sleepy burg--not...More

1  Thank heartimes
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