World Heritage Museums

Opening Times Times may vary at present.

Dinosaur Facts
The speediest dinosaurs were the ostrich mimic ornithomimids, such as Dromiceiomimus, which could probably…

Welcome to the Dinosaur Museum

WINTER OPENING TIMES

1st November until Easter
OPEN EVERY WEEKEND AND SCHOOL HOLIDAYS*
10am - 4pm

EXCEPT the weekend before Christmas.
After Christmas we are open everyday
from December 27th to January 1st inclusive
after which we are open every weekend and school holidays until Easter*.

*Phone 01305 269741 for further details

 

SUMMER OPENING TIMES

from Easter until the end of October
OPEN EVERY DAY
10am – 4pm

 

The Museum

Britain's original and award winning attraction, The Dinosaur Museum located in Dorchester, the county town of Dorset, only 7 miles from the Jurassic Coast is a great day out for all the family!

Close to Dorset's World Heritage Jurrassic Coast

The Dinosaur Museum opened in 1984, in Dorchester, gateway to Dorset's World Heritage Jurassic Coast. From the very beginning visitors loved its novel and innovative approach to dinosaurs, and it quickly became the Town's foremost visitor attraction bringing, over the years, millions of dinosaur hungry families and schools to the county town. Read More...