T.rex Discovery Centre

T.rex Discovery Centre

Location: Eastend, SK

Fall Hours:

The Centre officially closes for the season on September 3rd, but as there is staff still in the building, they are available to host guests by appointment on weekends from September 4-30th, by calling 306-295-4009 (leave a message), or by emailing:  trex.centre@gov.sk.ca

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Home to Scotty the T.Rex – Canada’s largest T.Rex discovery and the most massive T.Rex in the world, watch Scotty’s discovery unfold in the documentary that is featured every 30 min in the Centre’s theatre, or have a guided tour with one of the Centre’s Guides, which takes you on a tour of Saskatchewan paleontological past.

Here at the T.Rex Discovery Centre, you’ll also discovery a window into the Royal Saskatchewan Museum’s Field Station and can watch paleontologists hard at work.

Events at the T.Rex Discovery Centre:

  • Story Time with Scotty  – Every Wednesday in July and August at 11:00 am, we will be reading a book and making a craft or participating in a fun activity. This program is geared for children ages 2 to 8 years old.
  • Dino Days – July 28th, 10am-6pm:  Watch for their float in the parade, and join them for family fun activities.
  • T.Rex Summer Gala – August 10th, 6:30pm: This year’s gala theme is “Scotch on the Rocks: a Celebration of Saskatchewan’s Provincial Fossil.” The semi-formal evening features live music, hor’d’oeuvres, cash bar and Scotch tasting bar, 50/50 draw and silent auction. Must be 19+ to attend.
  • Scotty’s Birthday – August 16th 10am-6pm:Help Scotty celebrate her birthday this year with face-painting, dinosaur crafts and 27% off T-shirts in the Discovery Shop.1:00 pm Check out our new fossil dig pit. For a limited time find one of our special fossils hidden in the sand that you can take home with you!

    2:00 pm Join us for guest speakers in the Theatre followed by birthday cake and treat bags for the kids.

    Plus, snap a picture at our photo booth or with our special T. rex who will be roaming the gallery.

Outdoor Dig Pit at the TRex Discovery CentreNEW at the T.Rex Discovery Centre – Outdoor Dig Pit

Do you aspire to be a palaeontologist when you grow up? Hone your skills at the newly installed outdoor dig pit at the T.rex Discovery Centre.

 

The T.Rex Discovery Centre is open from:

Fall Hours:

The Centre officially closes for the season on September 3rd, but as there is staff still in the building, they are available to host guests by appointment on weekends from September 4-30th, by calling 306-295-4009 (leave a message), or by emailing:  trex.centre@gov.sk.ca

Hours  10:00 am to 6:00 pm daily until September 3, 2018
Admission  By donation

And be sure to shop the Discovery Shop operated by the Friends of T.Rex for all your dinosaur-fun needs, as well as products from Saskatchewan.

   Address  #1 T-rex Drive, PO Box 460,                   Eastend, SK  S0N 0T0
      Phone  306-295-4009
      Email  trex.centre@gov.sk.ca

Hours

10am-6pm daily until September 3th, 2018

The Royal Saskatchewan Museum operates the T.rex Discovery Centre in alignment with its mandate for palaeontology, heritage and cultural stewardship.

For more information

tel: 306-295-4009
email: trex.centre@gov.sk.ca

or visit their website at www.royalsaskmuseum.ca/trex

Eastend T.Rex Discovery Shop