Hours & Admission

The Royal Tyrrell Museum is participating in the Restrictions Exemption Program. All visitors ages 12+ must provide their Alberta vaccine record with QR code (paper or digital), or equivalent proof of full vaccination from another jurisdiction. Alternately you may present a negative rapid test result, or documentation of a medical exemption to enter the Museum. Masking continues to be mandatory inside the Museum.

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September 1 – May 14: Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Closed Mondays, except holiday Mondays.

Closed December 24, 25 & January 1.

May 15 – August 31: Seven days a week, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Purchase your timed ticket online before you visit. Timed ticketing is in effect. Although advance bookings are not required, walk-up admission is subject to availability. We recommend that you buy tickets in advance, to guarantee you’ll be able to enter the Museum at your preferred time.

Masking is mandatory in all indoor public spaces in Alberta. Please bring, and wear, your own mask inside the Museum. A face shield may be worn in addition to a mask, but not instead of a mask. Learn more about what to expect on our Before You Visit page.

Royal Tyrrell Museum Cooperating Society members are asked to pre-book their free timed tickets either by logging into their accounts through the Museum's website, or by contacting our Membership Department at 403-820-6222 or membership@tyrrellmuseum.ca

All other pass holders eligible for discounts or free tickets must purchase advance tickets online at full price, then present their pass/card and payment card at the entrance on the day they visit to receive the applicable refund.

Please note: The last daily ticket time for entry into the Museum is 3:30 p.m.

Admission Rates


Regular Admission


Adult (18 – 64) $21.00  
Senior (65+) $14.00  
Youth (7 – 17) $10.00  
Children (6 and under, ticket required) Free  

Family (2 adults and their children 7 – 17, max. group size 8)

Members  Free  

All prices include tax.

Family Rate will automatically calculate at checkout when purchasing tickets online.

Additional Notes

If you arrive earlier or later than your ticket time, you may be re-booked for the current time, subject to availability. Please inquire with our Visitor Services staff.

Memberships can be purchased in advance by contacting membership@tyrrellmuseum.ca


Pass holders entitled to free tickets (e.g., CFOne card holders, registered Canoo participants) and individuals eligible for the discounts below must purchase advance tickets online at full price. On the day you visit, you will need to present your pass/card and payment card at the entrance to receive the applicable refund.

CFOne Card

Military personnel and their families with a valid CFOne cardreceive free unlimited admission to Alberta’s provincial museums, historic sites, and interpretive centres. Pre-purchased tickets required.

Canoo (Formerly the Cultural Access Pass program)

New Canadian citizens can register for Canoo,which allows free access to participating institutions (including the Royal Tyrrell Museum) for one year from the day they receive citizenship. Pre-purchased tickets required.

Access 2 Entertainment Card

We are a participating venue for the Access 2 Entertainment Program, administered by Easter Seals Canada. Pre-purchased tickets required.

Air Miles

Air Miles customers are eligible to redeem their Dream Miles for individual admission. Available online through Air Miles Dream Rewardsonly. Pre-purchased tickets required.