Reid Park Zoo: Dinosaur Discovery
Meet the Original King of the Jungle!
Travel through time and imagine a world when dinosaurs ruled at Dinosaur Discovery, presented by Jim Click Automotive Team! Get face-to-teeth with the mighty T-rex. Stand up to a 45 foot-long Spinosaurus. Come along on a prehistoric adventure and encounter ten roaring, moving, life-like giants brought back to life as they might have appeared 66 million years ago.
As you journey through the Zoo, you’ll meet a variety of dinosaurs that lived in different areas of the ancient world before the continents as we know them were formed. Discover fun and interesting facts about dinosaurs and see if you can spot some comparisons between dinosaurs and some of the Zoo animals living today.
The dinosaurs are produced by Imagine Exhibitions and created in collaboration with renowned paleontologist Dr. Gregory M Erickson – one of only 150 full-time professional dinosaur paleontologists in the world. Advanced computer animatronics makes each creature amazingly realistic as they bellow, blink and breathe.
Dinosaurs have sparked curiosity for centuries. There is much that scientists are still uncovering about these amazing creatures who existed for over 130 million years. How much do you know about dinosaurs? Are you ready to discover more? Let the dinosaur zoo-venture begin but be careful and don’t touch. Some of these guys might bite!
Dinosaur Discovery is included with Zoo admission, and is free to members!
- Audience: Adult, Teen, Youth
- Genre: Field Sciences
- Type: Presentation