Dinosaur Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Dinosaur Visitor Centre

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Seasonal Hours


May 20 - Aug 31


Sep 1 - Oct 10


Oct 11 - Oct 31


Nov 1 - Apr 1
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Open by appointment only
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Closed Open by appointment only
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Closed Open by appointment only
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Open by appointment only
Friday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Open by appointment only
Saturday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Open by appointment only
Sunday 9:00 am - 7:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Open by appointment only
Appointments can be made by emailing dinosaurpp@gov.ab.ca or by phoning 403-378-4342

Information

    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

    • $2 per person

     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.

    Overview

Amenities

Updated: Nov 1, 2022