Dinosaur rEvolution

Dinosaur exhibition

23 February 2018–06 May 2018

10am - 5pm daily
South Australian Museum


Museum Members receive unlimited FREE VIP entry
Adult $15
Concession $12
Children aged 3-15* $5
Children under 3* FREE
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) $35
*must be accompanied by paying adult

Dinosaurs have arrived at the Museum! DINOSAUR rEVOLUTION, a new touring exhibition from Gondwana Studios, explores the thrilling world of dinosaurs and their descendents.

Here are our top tips on how to have a roaring good time at our Dinosaur rEvolution exhibition!

  • Expect lots of dinosaur skeletons and bones, and drawings of how they looked based on recent fossil findings. Did T.rex really have brown scales?
  • Run your hands over the fossil casts that have a green ‘ok to touch’ sign next to them. One of the casts is a nest of dinosaur eggs. Who would have thought dinosaurs would sit on a nest?
  • Find out more about how some dinosaurs evolved into birds, after an asteroid hit Earth 66 million years ago. Dinosaurs were ready for this and evolved to take over the sky as birds!
  • Enjoy triggering three animatronic dinosaurs by walking near them. Hear them roar and watch them move. They’re cheeky and will talk back, but they won’t bite.
  • Take time out in the kids’ play space, and know that when you buy a ticket it is a day pass, so pop in and out at any time on the day you visit.

The busiest times for Dinosaur rEvolution are in the mornings on weekends, so please expect queues then. If you have to wait, make use of the dig pits in the main foyer, where kids can unearth fossils! When you’ve finished at the exhibition, take the lift or stairs to level 1 and see the dinosaur skulls in the Discovery Centre, and then enjoy the rest of the Museum, which is free of charge.

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