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Backyard Terrors Dinosaur Park

1065 Walnut Grove Rd, Bluff City, TN 37618-4020
+1 423-391-7017
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Fun for All!!

We are so thankful and blessed that we have such an awesome attraction in our area! We have been... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
Kara M
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Elizabethton
A must see for all kids

Well worth the visit . The creator is a great artist and it is great for him to share with our... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
Sade37664
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Kingsport, Tennessee
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“gift shop” (6 reviews)
“life size” (5 reviews)
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1065 Walnut Grove Rd, Bluff City, TN 37618-4020
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+1 423-391-7017
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

We are so thankful and blessed that we have such an awesome attraction in our area! We have been taking our kids here for several years and we always have a great time. The attention to detail is amazing! There is always something new and...More

1  Thank Kara M
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Chris K, Owner at Backyard Terrors Dinosaur Park, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you so much! We do our best, even now we are making changes in preparation for warmer weather!

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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Well worth the visit . The creator is a great artist and it is great for him to share with our region.

1  Thank Sade37664
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

So much more than we expected .. 5 year old loved it as well as the 15 year old ..this man is so talented and its all by donation ... this is a place you will remember and will tell others ...i can not wait...More

1  Thank tashanicoleayers
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We were a little uncertain about this place especially since it is all by donation and there is no actual paid admission. We decided to make the 1.5 hr drive from our hotel in Asheville, NC to check this out. We are so glad we...More

2  Thank Platypus333
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

... to when dinosaurs wandered the earth - at this amazing place. You'll need to keep an eye out all around you because the creatures are everywhere. Amazingly crafted from simple materials, these dinosaurs look as real as one can imagine. Bring your family to...More

1  Thank Janet M
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

My family had a great adventure at Backyard Terrors! I had been wanting to take my two boys, ages 3 and 2, to Backyard Terrors for some time now, but hadn't had a chance yet. This place was beyond my expectations! It was so fun...More

2  Thank Firedude21
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

This was an awesome experience. My 6 year old granddaughter absolutely loved it. I was as enthralled as she was. There is no admission fee, but there is a box for donations. I would encourage everyone to be generous with a donation to support the...More

2  Thank Patricia S
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

I have been there twice with friends my age for the 'Dinosaur Park in the Dark' event. We enjoyed it both times! I imagine I would have loved it even more as a child.

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

Our girls really enjoyed walking the trails to see the dinosaurs. You can tell there was a lot of work put into the development.

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Best experience we've had in a LONG time! We highly recommend it to everyone. Very informative and so life-size! Literally takes you back to the day! Cannot wait to go back a second time to check out what I missed this trip!

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Ray W
27 April 2017|
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Response from Chris K | Property representative |
Hi! Our Dinosaur Park operates entirely on your donations, we do not charge any set admission price, you pay what you can afford to or want to. There is a donation box at the entrance near our guestbook and map area. We... More
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Amanda M
1 October 2016|
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Response from Chris K | Property representative |
As most have already said the Dinosaur Park is suitable for all ages, our haunted attraction, The Funhouse is only open from 8-11 fri-sat in October and it is separate from the Dinosaur Park. The Funhouse does help us earn... More
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cj4x4
7 February 2016|
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Response from Janet H |
It's only about 2 hours and 15 minutes from Pikeville Ky. worth the drive. I went with my grandson's friends for a birthday party. A great place to take the kids. I would highly recommend it. I loved it.
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