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Fun place to visit with your family. We had a great time when I went there with my family and my... read more

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timurG123
A great place for kids

I visited the Park and Museum with grandkids, all under 5, on a rainy day. to say this gem is a... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
capevisit55
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This state park is devoted to dinosaurs and contains several dinosaur footprints.
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400 West St, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-3506
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+1 860-529-5816
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Reviewed today

Fun place to visit with your family. We had a great time when I went there with my family and my daughter enjoyed it a lot.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank timurG123
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Our family really enjoys places like Dinosaur State Park. It has a great mix of information and entertainment for adults and kids. The dinosaur tracks are amazing. The hands-on room was lots of fun for all of us. We spent about the same amount of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kevincrossin
Reviewed 18 November 2018

I've brought my kids here several times and they always have a great time! It's educational and entertaining!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mwt47
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

I visited the Park and Museum with grandkids, all under 5, on a rainy day. to say this gem is a bargain is an understatement. there are several hands on exhibits gearwd to kids of all ages.They had a variety of programs that were staggered...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

I was a kid living a few towns away when the dinosaur tracks were first discovered in the mid-1960's. The State of Connecticut moved with uncharacteristic speed to designate it a State Park, and the area has had several upgrades since. We long-ago moved away,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Charles S
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

My daugthers loved this so much! They loved the museum And the park is beautifull. You can make a Nice walk. The nature is also beautifull!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JanLinksGroningen
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

My brother and I get there 315. Guy in polo announces last movie showing. Person takes my money I paid. We look around. It was fun. We go to look at gift shop. Person announces close 20 minutes. We look. We go to ask question....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

It closes at 4 not 430. It lies. Paths gift shop everything besides a small museum closes at 4. VERY IMPORTANT CLOSES AT 4 NOT 430. 430 IS A LIE. Went to buy something completely ignored wasnt acknowledge took money and that was it. Nobody...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank andrewhI3602KX
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Love going here once a year. The many trail are fabulous although some are more difficult. Lots of walking. Scenery outstanding. The museum is the best and very interesting for families, couples, etc. Kids will really enjoy

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jaysR4469VU
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Many years back, when a builder got his bulldozers to excavate a patch of earth in Rocky Hill, his very keen eye discovered a gigantic footprint. The paleontologists then rushed in and discovered many fossils. This place is now called the Dinosaur State Park. We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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brianhW6627OS
6 March 2018|
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Response from RoadWarriorNH | Reviewed this property |
Hello! We had an active 5 year old with us so we worked our way through the inside exhibits very quickly (45 mins). They also have a great set of hiking trails through the dense old growth forest around the facility with... More
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Marcella S
29 December 2017|
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Response from Meg E | Property representative |
Hello, Due to state budget cuts we are currently operating on a reduced schedule. The museum is open Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 9:00 to 4:30 p.m. This reduced schedule will continue at least until the end of... More
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Melanie O
29 January 2017|
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Response from Harvey L | Reviewed this property |
I was there without kids. Very interesting. Well worth a visit. Prints are real.
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