Hours & Admission

As we carefully welcome visitors back to the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology with physical distancing measures in place, the safety of our guests and staff is our top priority. Learn more and help us prevent the spread.


July 1 – August 31
Seven days a week, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Admission tickets are not available at the Museum. Purchase your timed ticket online well in advance of your visit.

Discounts cannot be applied during online ticket purchasing. We are asking visitors entitled to discounts (e.g., AMA) and free tickets (including Members and Experience Alberta’s History Pass holders), to pre-book tickets by contacting our Bookings Office at tyrrell.bookings@gov.ab.ca or 403-820-6246. On the day you visit, please join the Advance Admission Ticket Holders line and proceed to the main lobby. You will need to show your pass/coupon/card when you pick up your tickets at the Visitor Services desk.

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

Admission Rates


Regular Admission

July 1 – August 31


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  
Experience Alberta's History Pass Holders 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.

Your ticket is good for one entry into the Museum. You are welcome to stay until your visit is complete, but note that once you exit the building, you will not be allowed to re-enter.

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

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


We know life can be expensive, so we work with many organizations to offer you a variety of discounts and coupons for your admission.

Experience Alberta’s History Pass

Purchase an EAHP and receive unlimited admission to 18 provincial historic sites and museums throughout Alberta for one full year. Available at any provincial historic site and museum in Alberta. Or visit the EAHP website.


Show your AMA card at the door and save 10% on individual admission tickets. Not to be combined with any other offer. Not available for advance sales.

Military Personnel Appreciation

Show your CFOne cardat the door and receive free unlimited admission to Alberta’s provincial museums, historic sites, and interpretive centres. This offer applies to military personnel and their families.

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.

Access 2 Entertainment Card

We are a participating venue for the Access 2 Entertainment Program, administered by Easter Seals Canada. Show your card at the door to receive your discount.

Air Miles

Air Miles customers are eligible to redeem their Dream Miles for individual admission. Available online through Air Miles Dream Rewardsonly.