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Dinosaur World

711 Mammoth Cave Rd, Cave City, KY 42127-8437
+1 270-773-4345
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Great stop while on the road

Came here with our 2 year old daughter and dog while on a road trip. Really cool to find a dog... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Brad H
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Milwaukee,
Great place

My husband brought our children ages 4 and 5 to Dinosaur World. It was a cold day, but my kids had... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Wendy R
via mobile
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fossil dig” (123 reviews)
“gem mining” (21 reviews)
“gift shop” (68 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
LOCATION
711 Mammoth Cave Rd, Cave City, KY 42127-8437
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+1 270-773-4345
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"fossil dig"
in 123 reviews
"gem mining"
in 21 reviews
"gift shop"
in 68 reviews
"t rex"
in 17 reviews
"life size dinosaurs"
in 17 reviews
"small museum"
in 17 reviews
"dinosaur trail"
in 14 reviews
"picnic area"
in 10 reviews
"take home"
in 13 reviews
"loves dinosaurs"
in 9 reviews
"dino walk"
in 9 reviews
"shark teeth"
in 8 reviews
"nice playground"
in 7 reviews
"great for kids"
in 12 reviews
"year old son"
in 21 reviews
"indoor museum"
in 5 reviews
"real fossils"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Came here with our 2 year old daughter and dog while on a road trip. Really cool to find a dog friendly attraction. A great time was had by all. For us the best parts were the sights and learning opportunities for our daughter as...More

Thank Brad H
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband brought our children ages 4 and 5 to Dinosaur World. It was a cold day, but my kids had an absolute blast! They dug for “fossils” and got to keep 3 of their favorite fossils. They loved that. We walked through the Dinosaur...More

Thank Wendy R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I took our 4 grandchildren, ages 3-8, here for an afternoon while their parents were exploring caves. I was impressed with the way the dinosaurs were portrayed in a natural habitat and the phonetic spelling of their names plus a small biography...More

Thank Cynthia P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 7 year old son very much wanted to visit and enjoyed the trip. I was surprised at how many dinosaurs were there in addition to a museum and "fossil" dig. We missed the mining for gemstone exhibit because we went later in the day,...More

Thank Jenn W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were really hesitant to go but it was a pleasant surprise. The place was really busy but not crowded. It spans a couple acres I would say. The Dinosaurs are abundant. They have a fossil dig about every 1 1/2 hours. The Grandkids had...More

Thank Alan W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I brought my grandkids (ages 3 & 5) here for Spring Break. Fun little place with a nice playground. We did all the attractions from fossil digging to gem mining. The Dino Trail was a bit long for the kids, but they enjoyed seeing about...More

Thank cbcarlson210
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I drove two hours from Berea KY to visit the dinosaur world exhibit. It was worth the visit. Next time my grandkids visit me in Kentucky, I will be sure to take them there. There is a museum with actual and simulated artifacts. There is...More

1  Thank Patty L G
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

My whole family went here on a family vacation. My 5-year old nephew LOVED it. The adults enjoyed it too.

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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

My three kids enjoyed this place! Excellent for all ages! Would definitely recommend this adventure for everyone interested!

Thank Karla9891
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We had such a great time at Dinosaur World! It’s a different experience, that’s for sure. We took our kids (7) and (2). They both loved it! It took about an hour and a half for the whole thing. You could have made it last...More

Thank jilliams618
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patriciacbloghomes
6 October 2017|
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Response from Chirocmorg | Reviewed this property |
With little ones a couple of hours will give them time to dig for bones and see the sites. For adults about an hour to walk through.
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Tracy Burch L
10 September 2017|
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Response from Evelyn O |
Parking is free
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Vickie W
26 July 2017|
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Response from NCMomma_11 | Reviewed this property |
Give a call or visit the tourist info place when there.
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