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Great Dinosaur Hunt

Date: 30th Apr 2016 to 2nd May 2016

Make tracks to the Dinosaur Museum for the Great Dinosaur Hunt this May Bank Holiday weekend. This fun event involves the whole museum and lets children explore and search out the answers to the clues of the dinosaur mystery. The Dinosaur Museum is the perfect place for the dinosaur hunt with its exciting blend of fossils, skeletons, and life-size dinosaur reconstructions with hands on and intractive displays.

The Great Dinosaur Hunt is fun for children and all those children who correctly crack the code and solve the dinosaur mystery win a special Dinosaur Hunter's medal.

The Dinosaur Museum is situated in the centre of Dorchester the historic county town of Dorset. Over the year’s it has won much acclaim, most recently being cited as one of Britain’s top ten family museums. It is open daily from 10am to 5pm. The Great Dinosaur Hunt is on daily from Saturday 30th April to Monday 2nd May.