Dinosaur Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Dinosaur Visitor Centre

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Facility Closed

Visitor Centre temporarily closed until further notice.

Seasonal Hours

Apr 1 - Jun 14

Jun 15 - Oct 31

Nov 1 - Nov 30

Dec 1 - Mar 31
Monday 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm Closed Open by Appointment
Tuesday 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm Closed Open by Appointment
Wednesday 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm Open by Appointment
Thursday 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm Open by Appointment
Friday 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm Open by Appointment
Saturday 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm Closed
Sunday 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm Closed


    Notice: Winter Closure of Visitor Centre

    Please note that the Dinosaur Provincial Park Visitor Information Centre will be open by appointment only December through March. Please phone 403-378-4344 to book. 

    Visitor Centre will closed for appointments from December 19, 2020 to January 3, 2021.

    Visitor Centre Amenities

    • Information desk
    • Gift shop/souvenirs
    • Ticket pick-up for reserved seats for interpretive tour programs
    • Location of park bus pick-up and drop-off for interpretive tour programs
    • Interactive exhibits - 650 square meters (small fee for exhibit gallery, see below)
    • Movies in the 80-seat Sternberg-Anderson Theatre
    • Park office
    • Functions as the summer research location (Field Station) for the Royal Tyrrell Museum
    • Washrooms
    • Wheelchair accessible building

     Exhibit Gallery Admission Fees

    • Child (6 yrs and under) - FREE
    • Youth (7-17) - $1
    • Adult (18-64) - $4
    • Senior (65+) - $3
    • Family (two adults and up to three children or youth under the age of 18 years) - $10.00

     Visitor Centre Parking

    • Park at the main parking lot near the concession. It is a short walk on the uphill trail to the Visitor Centre.
    • There are 4 parking spots closer to the Visitor Centre for visitors with limited mobility.
    • Please do not park in the park bus turnaround next to the Visitor Centre sidewalk. 

    Dogs & Other Pets

    • Pets are NOT allowed in the Visitor Centre, the concession building or on interpretive programs.
    • Pets are welcome in the campground and on the self-guided walking trails.  Please keep your pet on a leash and pick up after them.
    • Refer to the Pets in the Park info sheet.



Updated: May 11, 2021