Dinosaur Sleepover at Dorset Museum

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The Jurassic Coast Trust’s Dinosaur Sleepover returns to Dorset Museum in Dorchester for 2023!

These popular family events feature an evening of fun and varied activities led by our Jurassic Coast experts, plus a film and breakfast, and the chance to spend the night in this beautiful and historic museum in the heart of Dorchester.

 

2023 dates:

* Wednesday 15 February (half-term week)

* Saturday 18 March

 

Tickets:

£25.00 per person for both adults and children. Recommended for children aged 6-12 years.
 

Your ticket includes hot chocolate and biscuits in the evening, breakfast in the morning, and tea and coffee for the grown-ups.

 

Activities:

* Fossil Polishing - take home your own special souvenir!

* 'Pliosaur’s Lunch' fossil hunt activity in the Natural Dorset Gallery

* Story-time in Hardy’s Dorset Gallery

* Silent Disco in the Victorian Hall

* Film screenings (one for older and one for younger children)

 

Details:

This event is recommended for children aged 6-12 years, and all children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. We ask that parents and carers please use discretion when booking your tickets to decide if the event is appropriate for your children. Any questions please contact us.

All proceeds go to the Jurassic Coast Trust, looking after England’s only Natural World Heritage Site for present and future generations to enjoy.

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Map & Directions

Dinosaur Sleepovers 2023

Type:Family

Dorset Museum, High W St, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1XA
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Call direct on:

Tel01308 807000

Opening Times

Wednesday 15 February (15 Feb 2023 - 16 Feb 2023)
Saturday 18 March (18 Mar 2023 - 19 Mar 2023)

* Timings for both events are from 5:45pm - 8:00am approximately

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