Plan Your DayHalf-Day Family Itinerary

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1-888-440-4240

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310-0000 then (403) 823-7707

Outside North America
1-403-823-7707

Email
tyrrell.info@gov.ab.ca

Please ask for the Bookings Office.

Plan Your Day

Below are two suggested half-day family itineraries.

Please see program descriptions for applicable fees.

Half-Day Family Itinerary

10:30 a.m. – Seven Wonders of the Badlands
12:00 p.m. – Fossil Casting (ages 4+ only)
  1:30 p.m. – Behind the Scenes video

Or

2:30 p.m. – Fossil Casting (ages 4+ only)
4:00 p.m. – Dinosite

Summer in Alberta’s badlands can be very hot, often reaching 30˚C. However, cool, cloudy, windy, and rainy days are possible. Bring clothing suitable for a range of conditions, including:
• Sturdy walking shoes or hiking boots (required for hikes)
• A wide-brimmed sun hat
• Sunscreen/insect repellent
• A waterproof windbreaker
• A bottle of water
• Sunglasses
• Camera

  • Amenities
    Cafeteria

    We offer a wide range of amenities to make your visit more enjoyable.

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  • Directions
    Royal Tyrell Museum

    Located 6 km from Drumheller, the Museum is nestled in the heart of the Canadian Badlands where fossil hunters have prospected for over a century.

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  • Lords of the Land
    Lords of the Land

    Witness the beauty of the beasts in this exhibit highlighting some of our most rare, fragile, and scientifically significant pieces.

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