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Paleontology Museum

1-26 Earth Sciences Building | University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2H4, Canada
+1 780-492-4109
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What a surprise!

An excellent place to visit. Who knew that Alberta is Dinosaur country? The museum is well laid... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
haurock
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Kingston, Canada
Small dinosaur museum hidden in university building basement

This museum presents highlights from the University of Alberta's vertebrate palaeontology... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Charles B
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Montreal, Canada
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2 weeks ago
“What a surprise!”
4 weeks ago
“Small dinosaur museum hidden in university building basement”
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1-26 Earth Sciences Building | University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2H4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent place to visit. Who knew that Alberta is Dinosaur country? The museum is well laid out and easy to follow. I learned more during this visit about that era of the evolution of the world than I have ever before and, that Alberta...More

Thank haurock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum presents highlights from the University of Alberta's vertebrate palaeontology collection. It is small, confined to one room, but is free, and there is a sister museum of geology (rocks and minerals) in another basement room down the hall. Between the two, you will...More

1  Thank Charles B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Not a huge museum but it's free. There are rock museums down the hall as well. Check out both while your there.

Thank Aaron S
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Small free museum that is located in the University of Alberta campus. You have to go to the geology building and go down to the basement to see it. It's really interesting to look around. Might be better for 10+ as there's not a lot...More

3  Thank BellGriffith
Reviewed 9 May 2015

A few very interesting dinosaur specimens and many excellent and well-explained pre-dino fossils from stromatolites to fish being well represented. No admission charge.

3  Thank archaeoExplorer
Reviewed 29 September 2014

This small museum is really great, is always free and open until 16:00, it has nice pieces and the exhibition is really interesting, keep in mind that this museum is inside a building and you need to get inside the university, park your car, get...More

8  Thank turbinux
Reviewed 6 January 2012

See the unusual and talk to the experts while doing hands on exploring of the past. Very friendly and fun times at the U of A

9  Thank princesscruisers
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