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Torquays Dinosaur World

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Good activity for kids

We’ve been here once before when our son was 6 months- something to do on a rainy day. This time he... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
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wonderful visit on my 38th birthday

I was a little concerned that my husband and friend who are both less interested in dinosaurs than... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Callington, United Kingdom
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Torquay's Dinosaur World is an fun interactive indoor exhibition of dinosaurs and fossils! See amazing life-size and scaled dinosaurs, learn about these awesome beasts, uncover incredible fossils, enjoy our family quiz, and even sit on a deadly...more
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3 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 298779
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a little concerned that my husband and friend who are both less interested in dinosaurs than me might find it a bit childish. needn't have been concerned. we arrived quite early, and had much of the visit with few other people there. by...More

Thank RattusNorvegicus
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Went here two weeks ago (as it was raining) and it's ok...nothing amazing...and personally not worth the money. It isn't huge...some of the displays look old and dusty. Kids liked it, but were more excited about the gift shop at the end. Worth a look...but...More

Thank hollywalford86
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We visited Dinosaur world today with our 18 month old Dinosaur obsessed son. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit and thought it was all very well laid and thought out. Great value for money, the entry fee I feel was very fair and the shop was...More

Thank Wander779867
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We’ve been here once before when our son was 6 months- something to do on a rainy day. This time he was 4 years old. I really enjoy it there, the only down side is it’s a bit small and when it’s busy it’s a...More

Thank BigBirdx
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We chose to go here as it is all indoors and it was a very rainy day. Turned out everyone else had the same idea too so it was very busy and difficult to get round and enjoy the interactive bits sometimes. Our 3 year...More

Thank DanLamb86
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Took my 5 year old son to Dinosaur World and wasn't disappointed. It looks small from the outside but inside there's lots of dinosaurs and information. It took me a while to find some of the answers from the quiz you're given but wanted my...More

Thank emlan4941
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My kids really enjoyed it here and it certainly helped to pass a morning on our Holidays. Its by no means a full day out but 2 to 3 hours can easily be spent here reading all the really good information boards and viewing the...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

If your children love dinosaurs this is a fantastic place to go, but not on busy days. The dinosaurs are realistic looking and the information about each dinosaur was fantastic reads. We didn't stay to long as it was so busy myself and my 10yr...More

Thank Charlotte H
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We came here due to the bad weather as we wanted something to entertain the kids. The place is very small and crampt. It was busy which didn't help. The kids were kept entertained but it felt rushed due to the pressure of having to...More

Thank nutz31
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Really good enjoyful trip to the Living Coast. With three children (10, 7, 4) they all enjoyed it and couldnt wait to see what else was here. If we visit torquay again would definitely go to this place again. Good valve for money.

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26 August 2017|
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Response from Mark0751 | Reviewed this property |
there is a small part which is upstairs but this can be missed out, the rest is easily accessible
Lauren F
8 August 2017|
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Response from TobyTrex | Property representative |
Hi Lauren, Thanks for getting in touch. We do have many explorers of this age who enjoy the visit because there are many interactive aspects to the exhibition. Explorers can touch and sit on dinosaurs, discover fossils in... More
28 May 2017|
Response from TobyTrex | Property representative |
Hi Linda, thanks for your enquiry. All visitors pay the child price of £6.95 as we don't charge extra for adults. The entry price also includes free unlimited re-entry for months. All the best, Toby T Rex.