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Jurassic Giants

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Experience the largest animatronic dinosaur the Virginia Living Museum has ever featured. Our conservation garden will be the home of Giganotosaurus!

Experience a variety of other roaring, stomping, animatronic dinosaurs in indoor and outdoor galleries!  Journey back millions of years to the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods and experience life-like dinosaurs around every turn.

Dinosaurs will include indoor and outdoor galleries including the following Dinosaurs:

  • Giganotosaurus
  • Suchomimus
  • T.rex Photo-Op
  • Deinonychus Robot
  • Edmontosaurus
  • Edmontosaurus Nest
  • Euoplocephalus
  • Rogops
  • Styracosaurus
  • Therizinosaurus
  • Deinonychus Fossil Dig


Jurassic Giants

Paleontology Safari

9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Time: 9am – 1pm

Location: meet at museum, safari is off-site

Cost: $45 per member, $70 per non-member.

Reveal fossils of organisms that were once prolific in Virginia 3-5 million years ago. Hand-collect these fossils in the field, learn how they became fossils, and gain basic identification skills. Make a connection between these fossils and their modern day relatives.

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