The National Dinosaur Museum

Uncover the mysteries of our planet's history!

Discover a prehistoric world brought to life at the National Dinosaur Museum

This Jurassic attraction invites you to journey back in time and explore the incredible reign of dinosaurs that once roamed the Earth. With a fascinating array of exhibits, interactive displays, and enriching educational programs, the National Dinosaur Museum offers an unforgettable adventure for visitors of all ages.

Immerse yourself in a mesmerising collection of dinosaur fossils and replicas, showcasing the remarkable diversity of ancient creatures. From Stan, the towering Tyrannosaurus rex, to the armored plates of the Stegosaurus, with 23 complete skeletons and over 300 displays of individual fossils, each exhibit paints a vivid picture of the past. The lifelike animatronic models provide an immersive experience, allowing you to witness these creatures in motion.

Buy your ticket at reception to skip the queue and jump straight into the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods.

Conveniently located only 15 minutes from Novotel Canberra, the National Dinosaur Museum is a must-visit destination for families, history, science and dedicated dinosaur enthusiasts. Explore the gift shop before you leave, where you can find unique souvenirs and educational materials to extend your journey into the past.

Intriguing, educational, and fascinating, the National Dinosaur Museum invites you on an immersive adventure, offering a window into a prehistoric world that will leave you in awe.

Book our Weekend Escapes Package and select the National Dinosaur Museum as your Canberra experience.