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Torquays Dinosaur World

Closed Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Ideal for children on a wet day

Its actually better than you might expect which is down to the staff, they make the children feel... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Newquay, United Kingdom
An expereince!

How much you like, or do not like it, this place depends on your perspective. I took my grand son... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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Torquay's Dinosaur World is an fun interactive indoor exhibition of dinosaurs and fossils! See amazing life-size and scaled dinosaurs, learn about these awesome beasts, uncover incredible fossils, enjoy our family quiz, and even sit on a deadly...more
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3 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 298779
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Reviewed yesterday

I recently visited Dinosaur World with my wife and 3 year old son. I have to admit I was a tad concerned after seeing it from the outside, but wow. WE LOVED IT and would definitely go again. My son loves dinosaurs so thought it...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mbark23
Reviewed 6 days ago

Like other reviewers, the kids love this place...adults perhaps not so much. It’s a small place, with lots packed in so it very small and they allowed pushchairs and dogs so it’s really not comfortable at all. Exhibits are good for the kids, and they...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SuzSea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its actually better than you might expect which is down to the staff, they make the children feel special and involved. The information posted is also very informative without it feeling like a museum. Its on the harbour area and so you can't park close...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Newquaygreen1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How much you like, or do not like it, this place depends on your perspective. I took my grand son for a visit he enjoyed it; I did not. We visited in half term week so the premises were busy. There were many young, over...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 524grahamd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took our son and two granddaughters for the afternoon for the fossil festival. We all loved doing the quiz together, then watched the talk on fossils. It was very informative and the girls especially loved doing the clay impressions and being shown how fossilised remains...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank crazycas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If your children are into dinosaurs then this is the perfect place to spend a bit of time. Very informative and visual, very friendly staff and good value for a family of 4.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kanu14
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Helpful understanding staff. The staff are friendly,managers, David and Hayley are flexible to help guest get the most out of their stay. Visit recommended.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Freqq
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My grandson loves dinosaurs and absolutely loved going here will def go again, he loved the dinosaurs and being able to sit on them and to be able to touch them he also loved the quiz and finding the fossils in the sand he didn't...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Louise B
Reviewed 16 January 2019

We took our grandson there last December and he absolutely loved it. He stuck his head into every dinosaur head possible - the venue encourages it, by the way - and he had a great time. The quiz paper, offered by the staff upon entry,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 26 December 2018 via mobile

Visited with the family for the Xmas promotion. Have been before and kids had a good time so went last week. Lovely decorations, fun quiz as usual and very friendly staff. Def recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HBlowers
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25 August 2017|
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Response from Mark0751 | Reviewed this property |
there is a small part which is upstairs but this can be missed out, the rest is easily accessible
7 August 2017|
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Response from TobyTrex | Property representative |
Hi Lauren, Thanks for getting in touch. We do have many explorers of this age who enjoy the visit because there are many interactive aspects to the exhibition. Explorers can touch and sit on dinosaurs, discover fossils in... More
28 May 2017|
Response from TobyTrex | Property representative |
Hi Linda, thanks for your enquiry. All visitors pay the child price of £6.95 as we don't charge extra for adults. The entry price also includes free unlimited re-entry for months. All the best, Toby T Rex.