Jurassic Encounter is a family-friendly event happening at 4 different locations this summer. You will be able to get up close and personal will large replicas of these great dinosaurs that once roamed the earth. The tour starts in London and then moves onto Cardiff, Glasgow and Birmingham.
Jurassic Encounter UK Event Information
Jurassic Encounter debuts in the UK at London’s Grovelands Park this summer. It is an interactive installation of 50 life-sized animatronic dinosaurs from the Jurassic, Triassic and Cretaceous periods. Each of the dinosaurs has robotic moving body parts including jaws that open wide with realistic sound effects.
Said to be educational as well as entertaining and a perfect day out for children and adults. Visitors will walk through grassland and woodlands and come face-to-face with snarling, roaring and hissing dinosaurs. There is a giant 18 metre T-Rex, an 8-metre Triceratops, snarling and caged Velociraptors, a 16-metre tall Diplodocus, 6-metre Stegosaurus and more.
Each dinosaur installation will have an information panel with facts and figures making the trail a great learning experience. Other things to enjoy include VR machines with dinosaur and non-dinosaur related experiences. Plus a range of street food and drink stalls, a merchandise trailer, ride-on dinosaurs and a fossil excavation pit.
Choose your city, date and entry time and book online early to avoid missing out. You will need to arrive during your hourly entry slot but once inside you can stay and enjoy the event for as long as you like.
Jurassic Encounter 2021 Tour Dates
London, Grovelands Park – 24th July to 10th August
Cardiff, Bute Park – 21st August to 5th September
Glasgow, Cunigar Loop – 2nd October to 15th October
Birmingham, – 23rd October to 7th November – Please note this event was originally listed for Leeds Roundhay Park. It will now be taking place in Birmingham. Tickets will be released soon.
Tickets are £13.00 per adult on the door and £11 online in advance. Children £11 or £9.50 in advance. Other pricing options including family tickets are available. London prices are priced slightly higher than the other events.