Life-Size Animatronic Dinosaurs
September 5, 2020 through February 15, 2021
Encounter the 46-foot T-Rex and nine new life-size animatronic dinosaurs along the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary’s nature trails at the 15th annual Dinosaurs Live! Life-size Animatronic Dinosaurs exhibit. The exhibit always gives families and friends a fun, educational activity to enjoy together. See the dinosaurs move and hear them roar! Photo op and play area dinosaurs will be available as well. This year, the exhibit also features an outdoor fossil dig. The dinosaur trail is jogging stroller friendly (it is not suitable for strollers with small wheels or wheelchairs). Click here for important tips and visitor guidelines.
1 Nature Place, McKinney, TX
Please note: There will be no animation with the dinosaurs when temperatures drop below 35 degrees.
About the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary
Did you know that the 289 acre Heard Wildlife Sanctuary is a protected area of importance for both wildlife and plant life? This private 501(c)3 nonprofit nature preserve was set aside for conservation and the educational and research programs that promote preservation of our natural resources. The Heard is home to hundreds of plants, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and mammals. Click here to see a listing of some of the wildlife that recent visitors have spotted. Learn more about our visitor tips and guidelines here.