Museums and History
Royal Tyrrell Museum
The Royal Tyrrell Museum is Canada’s only museum dedicated exclusively to the science of palaeontology. In addition to housing one of the world’s largest displays of dinosaurs, the Museum offers a wide variety of creative, fun, and educational programs that bring the prehistoric past to life.
September 1 – May 14
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday
Note: Closed Mondays, except for public holidays.
*Open Family Day, Monday, Feb. 18
May 15 - August 31
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Open seven days a week.
Allow 2 - 3 hours for a thorough visit of the Museum galleries.
Royal Tyrrell Museum Gift Shop
Open during regular Museum hours.
The Royal Tyrrell Museum is nestled in the heart of the Canadian Badlands, 6 km (4 mi) northwest of Drumheller, Alberta, in Midland Provincial Park. Plan to spend anywhere from two hours to two days visiting the Museum (two-day passes are available so you don’t miss anything!).