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Dinosaur Depot - CLOSED

330 Royal Gorge Blvd, Canon City, CO 81212-6739
+1 800-987-6379
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Pleasantly Surprised!

We've lived in Canon City for some time and had never visited the Dinosaur Depot because it seemed... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2010
BashleeReviews
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Canon City, Colorado
Good museum but very small

We really enjoyed what there was to see here, but that wasn't much. This museum has 1 room full of... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2010
Dolphin0831
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Littleton, Colorado
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A museum and lab complex where visitors can view exhibits and watch volunteers prepare fossils for study.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
26 Jan 2013
“fun for little kids”
17 Dec 2012
“Great for kids, learning experience for all.”
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330 Royal Gorge Blvd, Canon City, CO 81212-6739
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+1 800-987-6379
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Reviewed 28 September 2010

We've lived in Canon City for some time and had never visited the Dinosaur Depot because it seemed like it would be so small. We had some out-of-town visitors who wanted to check it out so we tried it. Only cost $4 per adult, and...More

1  Thank BashleeReviews
Reviewed 6 June 2010

We really enjoyed what there was to see here, but that wasn't much. This museum has 1 room full of fossils, an upstairs hands-on activity room for the kids, and a gift shop. My husband was quite excited to be able to touch an actual...More

Thank Dolphin0831
Reviewed 24 July 2008

If you have active, curious kids, forget about this place. We brought our 2- and 5-yr-old boys, who are both serious dino-fans. They're active and curious, but NOT maniacs. However, we were followed around and shushed and scolded the entire ~40 minutes we were there....More

3  Thank heathers968
Reviewed 22 March 2008

The Dinosour Depot has gotten way better & bigger than the previous poster described! We live locally & actually purchased a family membership because our 4 year old loves going there. The main museum on the first floor has bones & fossils that were all...More

1  Thank parkermama
Reviewed 18 October 2004

This was a joke! They have two small rooms to visit. The downstairs room has one fossil in it and only a couple other small displays. The upstairs room is interactive with puppets, etc for the kids to touch and play with but the old...More

10  Thank UofMNfan
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