Wharton, Texas: Big Green Dinosaur

A friendly home-built brontosaurus welcomes visitors to Dinosaur Park.

Address:
Highway 183, Wharton, TX
Directions:
On Highway 183 just before the bridge. Inside "Dinosaur Park" (look for the large banner sign).
Admission:
Free
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Dinosaur.

Big Green Dinosaur

A little gray with age now (instead of green). The Apatosaurus is in great shape and construction project is long complete. Great community garden adjacent at historic house.

[NomadikCulture, 01/24/2021]
Big Green Dinosaur

Fenced off construction area. Can only view the backside of the dinosaur.

[Sarah Danford, 03/15/2018]
Big Green Dinosaur

I stopped by to see the dinosaur but he wasn't accepting any visitors. The area is closed off with fencing due to a construction project.

[Omni, 01/20/2018]

Dino.

Big Green Dinosaur

Not very green anymore, a little faded from the sun. But still cool to take pics.

[Tina, 05/19/2013]

Dinosaur.

Big Green Dinosaur

We passed this dinosaur on our way to Corpus Christi for the weekend. He seems happily at home in the small town park.

[Laura, 06/19/2010]

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