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Dinosaur Visitor Centre

Lat: 50.759442 Long: -111.519093 | Directions
Information: 403-378-4342 Extension 235

Reduced services

  • Winter rates are in effect from October 10, 2016 to May 7, 2017.  Camping is self-registration.
  • In winter, there are no firewood sales, no water, no showers and no flush toilets.  Outhouses are available.
  • Power hook-ups are available year-round.
  • The sani-dump station is available for dumping year-round but there is no water for rinsing until early May.
  • The picnic area, playground, outdoor fossil displays and self-guiding walking trails are available all year. 
Park Boundary

Day Use


      Group Use

        Visitor Centre

          Visitor Centre


            Apr 1 - May 19


            May 20 - Sep 4


            Sep 5 - Oct 9


            Oct 10 - Mar 30

            Monday 9am - 4pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm
            Tuesday 9am - 4pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm
            Wednesday 9am - 4pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm
            Thursday 9am - 4pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm
            Friday 9am - 4pm 9am - 7pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm
            Saturday 10am - 5pm 9am - 7pm 10am - 5pm Closed
            Sunday 10am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 10am - 5pm Closed
            • Note: closed on holidays

              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 metre (small fee for exhibit gallery, see below)
              • Movies in the 80-seat Sternberg-Anderson Theatre
              • Park office
              • Functions as the summer research location for the Royal Tyrrell Museum
              • Washrooms
              • Wheelchair accessible building


              Exhibit Gallery Admission Fees

              • Child (6 yrs and under) - FREE
              • Youth (7-17) - $3
              • Adult (18-64) - $6
              • Senior (65+) - $5
              • Family (two adults and up to three children or youth under the age of 18 years) - $15.00 


              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 physically challenged visitors.
              • 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.



            Note: Any maps and map views are for general information only. Do not rely on them for navigation or to determine legal boundaries.