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Dickinson Museum Center

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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The city of Dickinson bought the dinosaur museum last year & combined the names with the Dickinson... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2016
New England, North Dakota
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Worth a stop if you are I. The area

Surprising gem with well researched and presented information local and international dinosaur and... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
Cornelia Z
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Featuring a 12-acre cultural and natural history campus with dinosaur exhibits, heritage exhibits, Pioneer Machinery Museum - ranching and farming equipment, Prairie Outpost Park with 11 historic buildings, classes, demonstrations, educational...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
188 E Museum Dr, Dickinson, ND 58601-4088
+1 701-456-6225
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Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This museum was much smaller than I had expected but the size can fool you. I am sure I spent a good hour looking around and reading about the various rocks,minerals and gems. They have a small play area for kids and a few hands...More

2  Thank Anna B
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The city of Dickinson bought the dinosaur museum last year & combined the names with the Dickinson heritage museum. $6 adult admissions gets you inside both. I only went to the heritage museum since I did the dinosaur museum 2 years ago. They are currently...More

1  Thank Bdela
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is a great little museum for families and for those who like museums. My daughter (22 at the time) and I stopped by on our way through ND on our way to Montana. I had lived in Minot, ND for 10 years and never...More

2  Thank Renicole94
Reviewed 17 August 2016

If you Google the North Dakota Dinosaur Museum the website will say it is closed. The museum has changed from private hands to the city and is open for business. It is a great little museum with a lot of dinosaur bones and different minerals...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 8 August 2016

My son and I stopped in here for about an hour while staying in Dickinson. We had some time to mill around before leaving town. The museum has lots of fossils and geode rocks. Worth seeing. Dinosaur bones, etc. The second building currently has a...More

Thank DrivingAround2016
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Surprising gem with well researched and presented information local and international dinosaur and gems, North Dakota history and pioneer machinery. We only had 45 minutes, could have spent twice as long. Regular.y scheduled tours are available.

Thank Cornelia Z
Reviewed 17 July 2016

This museum is awesome but needs longer hours of operation. The staff was friendly while provided detailed information on the local area and history. I would recommend for visitors.

Thank corkmara
Reviewed 14 June 2016

The staff at this museum is VERY nice. They have a very nice dinosaur collection. Great for Kids! The barn has many old farm machinery. This museum really displays many Old House items that are interesting to see. I loved their rock collection from all...More

Thank sweetsugar
Reviewed 11 December 2015

We stopped at the Dinosaur Museum and our 5-yr old was bowled over by the cool dinosaur fossils and the minerals. He kept going into the room on the side with glow-in-the-dark minerals lit by black light

1  Thank slikrokbel
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

Nice local museum. Will be better when they are able to take over the dinosaur museum next door which was was already closed for the season. Especially liked the 50's and 60's current exhibit. The match the sound to the machine was a great way...More

Thank Bob S
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