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Royal Tyrrell Museum

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A big WOW.

After long anticipating a visit to this museum we were not disappointed.The displays were a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Qualicum Beach, Canada
World Class dinosaur experience.

I have visited a lot of natural history museums and a few specialty dinosaur museums. The Royal... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Since 1985, the Royal Tyrrell Museum has presented the fascinating evolution of dinosaurs through its collection of dozens of skeletons and hundreds of fossils.
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1500 North Dinosaur Trail | Midland Provincial Park, Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After long anticipating a visit to this museum we were not disappointed.The displays were a highlight as well as the outside trails. It is a place you could go back to every two or three years and find new exhibits as they are constantly improving...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited a lot of natural history museums and a few specialty dinosaur museums. The Royal Tyrrell is as good as any other in the world for dino-curious people of all ages. I felt that I could never have enough time to experience and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

So neat to see and such a fun experience. Gone 3 times now and it still was interesting and I find I learn a bit more each visit!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

I have not visited the Tyrell Museum for some years now. What a difference the museum was today. The displays of archeology and dinosaurs were magnificent. They are using the slower months to do renovations without any inconveniences to their patrons. Excellent, Excellent museum. Well...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shirley W
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

This is truly an amazing facility. To think that these dinosaurs once roamed the same areas that we live in is still hard to believe. The presentation of these fossils and skeletons is second to none and the information about the discovery is fantastic. Highly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Darryl D
Reviewed 9 January 2019

It really is a world-class museum. I went with my parents who are visiting Alberta and we had a great time. I just think I'll need to go back in the summer to access the viewpoints that were closed and have a better experience. It...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LVegaM08
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Very great people and frendly service,very interesting design of the building, great for dinosaur lovers

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sonja K
Reviewed 29 December 2018

Really awesome experience for me and my family but the museum is very crowded so it sometimes its hard to really take everything in. The hiking trail on the property is an incredible sight as well.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

Although my husband has been there many times, it was my first time. It was very interesting and informative. We highly recommend it!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 26 December 2018

The museum has many exhibits which are spread out over a number of galleries starting from the Big Bang until today. My favorites were the part about the 'Burgess Shale' - reason being this fossil site is located in the Yoho National Park I recently...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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29 September 2018|
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Response from Derek A | Reviewed this property |
I wouldnt think so although there were children there I don;t think they really would appreciate the significance at that age. Now 5-10 I would say more so.
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26 June 2018|
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Response from Ketty C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is an elevator available.
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Response from Royal_Tyrrell_Museum | Property representative |
Hi Angie, East Coulee is located about 25 minutes from the Museum. For other things to see and do in the Drumheller area, please visit the Travel Drumheller website.