The Dinosaur Park
Ages: 0 and up
Cost: $7 per person; children UNDER 24 months are free
The Dinosaur Park is located in Cedar Creek, TX just 30 miles outside of Austin. The park features life size, realistic replicas of the dinosaurs that roamed the earth millions of years ago. Enjoy a prehistoric scavenger hunt through tree-lined nature trails, have a picnic, dig for fossils or just play on the playground. From the 2-foot long Compsagnathus to the 85-foot long Brachiosaurus, guests are able to imagine what these fantastic creatures looked like in a natural environment. The Dinosaur Park also has a gift shop where you're sure to find treasures for dinosaur fans of all ages. They can also host your next birthday party. Party reservations can be made by calling 512-321-6262.
Hours of Operation:
Spring Hours: Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Open on additional dates for Spring and Summer, see their calendar for details. Want to visit on a weekday? Call ahead and they may be able to accomodate you.
Please note the park will close on rainy days when the trails are inaccessible. Closures will be posted on the homepage.
Reviewed on 01/22/2013
A must for Dinosaur fans! We went for a birthday party. It was hot and the misters were wonderful. The guided tour was fasinating, the tour guide was great. Children of all ages were at the park and good fun was had by all. I learned a lot and enjoyed myself & I'm not that into dinosaurs so it really goes to show you how fun learning can be!
Reviewed on 01/20/2013
The Dinosaur park is an excellent place for a party or just a fun outing for the family! The central are consists of a nice playground, a large covered picnic area, 2 Dino dig areas where kids can unearth fossils, and a large T-Rex head that makes for a great photo op! The misters all around the central area make even the hottest days bearable! Then there's the dinosaur trek through the trees. The kids all went nuts over all the life...more