Glen Rose, Texas: Dinosaur World

100 fiberglass dinosaur sculptures along a wooded trail -- one of several Dinosaur Worlds around the US.
1058 Park Road 59, Glen Rose, TX
Immediately prior to the entrance to Dinosaur Valley State Park. One hour from Dallas-Ft. Worth.
Daily 9 am - 6 pm. (Call to verify)
$12.75 for adults - $9.75 for children ages 3 to 12 - $10.75 for seniors over 60
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Dinosaur World.

Dinosaur World

Meandering our way down the curvy Park Road 59, we were surprised to drive up on this attraction. This is a great place tucked away past the Creation Museum and just before the entrance to Dinosaur Valley State Park. I had no idea it was there or I would've made a point to take my kids before they went off to college.

There are over 100 dinosaur statues scattered along the trail. Halfway down the trail is a pond full of hungry Koi. A fish food vending machine is provided there.

Although the trail was a bit hot in the Texas summertime, there is plenty of air conditioning in the tiny museum and the gift shop. There is a picnic area, a fossil dig area and a play ground for the kiddos.

I enjoyed it very much. It was a nice and relaxing stroll through the Jurassic.

[TheBentons, 08/27/2010]

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