We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

“Good for the kids”
3 of 5 bubbles Review of Dinosaur World

Dinosaur World
Ranked #4 of 15 things to do in Glen Rose
Certificate of Excellence
Attraction details
Level Contributor
178 reviews
84 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Good for the kids”
Reviewed November 29, 2010

Went here with my 7 yr grandson. It was mildly amusing. It has about 1/2 mile walk (on concrete) with fiberglass (?) dinosaurs along the path. We took turns reading the plaques about the different kinds. He really enjoyed the "Fossil Digging" in sand and browsing the gift shop. Not sure it's worth the entrance fee!

Thank ShootingGirl
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

241 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Monroe, LA
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Loved Dinosaur World!”
Reviewed August 3, 2010

My little girl loved Dinosaur World, and I must admit, I was pleasantly surprised. Everything was decorated in dinosaur motiff.... from the entrance to the trash cans to the mural in the rest rooms, it was amazing! There was a huge gift shop that offered a little bit of everything... toys, clothes, jewelry, even wall sized fossils! We got there just in time for the fossil dig to start, but we were disappointed that you could only keep three of them. The trails were very nice with concrete walkways. The dinosaurs were behind rope barriers and there was a large stone plaque in front of each dinosaur exhibit that described that dinosaur. There were also stepping stones to stand on for photo ops. I was amazed at how lifelike most of the dinosaurs looked! About halfway through the walk, we came upon a nice koi pond with a fish food dispenser, so be sure to bring quarters. The fish were beautiful and it was neat the way they had dinosaurs 'drinking' from the same pond. We ended the walk with a trip to the Gift Shop!!

Thank iamacpa
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Dinosaur World also viewed


Been to Dinosaur World? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing