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Torquays Dinosaur World

3 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 298779
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Great for kids who love dinosaurs.

Its a great place to take your kids and learn about dinosaurs .You get a very friendly welcome... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2016
DevonTQ12
Good for little ones

Good hour or so to be spent here if you have little ones. There was a quiz/treasure hunt event on... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2016
Bheatha
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Torquay's Dinosaur World is an fun interactive indoor exhibition that brings dinosaurs and their worlds to life! 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 dinosaur! Whether you are a little dinosaur fan, or even a big one, there's something for everyone to get their teeth in to? Summer Season Saturday 1st April - Sunday 10th September Open every day 11am - last entry 3pm - close 5pm Only £6.95 per visitor (2 and under free)PLUS pick up the Paleo Pass to get FREE unlimited re-entry for 3 months.
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3 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Its a great place to take your kids and learn about dinosaurs .You get a very friendly welcome , You can sit on some dinosaurs and do fossil finding in the sand, draw dinosaurs in the coloring room We spent over an hour going around...More

Thank DevonTQ12
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Good hour or so to be spent here if you have little ones. There was a quiz/treasure hunt event on when we visited which made it a lot more interactive. Staff were very friendly and you're able to touch and even sit on some of...More

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TobyTrex, Manager at Torquays Dinosaur World, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2016

Dear visitor, Thank you for your feedback and it's great to know that your little ones had a good visit. We always have a fun Family Explorer Quiz for visitors to enjoy, and of course we have many interactive exhibits that explorers such as the...More

Reviewed 27 June 2016

Staff were really friendly and helpful. Great for kids as unlike many places they could actually sit on the dinosaurs and touch them. Lots to see and learnMore

Thank Duraiamma
TobyTrex, Manager at Torquays Dinosaur World, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2016

Hello and thank you for your visit and kind feedback. The interactivity of the exhibition is always a really enjoyable part of the visit as our little explorers, and some older ones, love that they can touch and sit on dinosaurs. And with the Family...More

Reviewed 22 June 2016

We visited with our 3 year old, and spent over an hour here. We were very impressed, there is a lot packed in and a lot of information, which usefully is split into key facts and further info for each display. You can take a...More

Thank GSSKB
TobyTrex, Owner at Torquays Dinosaur World, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2016

Dear visitor, thank you for your lovely comments and it's great to know that you and your little one enjoyed the visit. The exhibition is designed so that it is accessible for different ages groups, so little explorers can play and interact with dinosaurs and...More

Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Visited whilst on holiday with my wife's and three year old son. Firstly the service was great. A very friendly reception upon entry and all the way around. For a small venue they have packed a lot of information in there with lots of fun...More

Thank Stephen P
TobyTrex, Manager at Torquays Dinosaur World, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2016

Dear Reviewer, many thanks for your kind feedback. We have filled the exhibition with as many dinosaurs and with as many fun interactive exhibits as possible and work hard on creating a friendly and enthusiastic environment for our visitors, so it is always rewarding to...More

Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Visited with 3 year old grandson, we all enjoyed it, he liked being able to sit on some of the dinosaurs but his favourite part was uncovering the fossils in the sand pits. It's quite small but good use of space, we will probably take...More

Thank Vicky T
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Went here with my 2 year old and 2 nieces aged 3 and 6. Is well laid out and very interesting. We happened to go on there 6th year anniversary which was brilliant. All the kids done a quiz which asked questions about different dinosaurs...More

Thank CraigoB
TobyTrex, Manager at Torquays Dinosaur World, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2016

Dear reviewer, many thanks for your visit and your lovely feedback. Our 6th birthday celebrations have been a big success with all our explorers taking home their very own fossils as a present from the dinosaurs. The quiz, which we always have, was fun to...More

Reviewed 18 May 2016

my first visit to the museum but great grandson wanted to see it so the family went to have a look a bit hard work with mobility scooters but we managed with shopriders its well worth a visitMore

Thank Dave J
TobyTrex, Manager at Torquays Dinosaur World, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2016

Dear visitor, so glad you and the family enjoyed the exhibition. Also pleased your visit around it on your scooters didn’t cause too much of a problem for you and that you were able to experience it as a group together. We do our best...More

Reviewed 12 May 2016

Took my two grandchildren aged 2 & 3 yesterday afternoon and it was absolutely fantastic. The man that greeted us on the door was great he was so enthusiastic and spent time with the children explaining and showing them things. My Grandson was so excited...More

Thank Sue M
TobyTrex, Manager at Torquays Dinosaur World, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2016

Dear reviewer, many thanks for your visit and kind feedback. We put a great deal into making the exhibition as fun and educational as possible, and am glad you enjoyed sitting on the dinosaurs and the interactive aspects which make it fun for both children...More

Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Me and my 2 year old son who loves dinosaur visited, we were only visitors at the time we went. Staff member advised us to to take our time go round as much as we wanted. Son loved it first walk round then relaxed and...More

Thank Aron M
TobyTrex, Manager at Torquays Dinosaur World, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2016

Dear visitors, thank you for letting us know your views. We are really pleased that you and your son enjoyed the exhibition and well done to your young explorer for being brave enough to keep exploring and face the dinosaurs again. Sometimes on the first...More

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Linda B
Do you offer family tickets please.
28 May 2017|
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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.
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barrynazer
Is there a cafe on site?
15 April 2017|
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Response from TobyTrex | Property representative |
Hi, as the reviewer said we do not have a cafe but there are many places to eat nearby and you can return to the exhibition after lunch for free. Hope to see you soon. Regards Toby T Red.
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RichardBarkwaySmith
Where can i find discount vouchers for Dinosaur World?
12 July 2016|
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Response from DevonTQ12 | Reviewed this property |
If you google, discount vouchers for dinosaur world torquay . you might find £1 off admission . Also when you buy a ticket it includes a Paleo Pass, which allows the named holders unlimited FREE re-entry for 3 months from... More
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