The Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum is an international institute for experiential learning dedicated to Alberta’s palaeontological heritage, through research, collection, preservation, exhibition, public programming, publications and innovative outreach.

Spot the Dino Friday

Friday February 17th, find Aluk our dinosaur mascot, take a picture and tag @curriemuseum, the location we are at, and #spotthedino to be entered into the draw! We will be giving three hints to the location we will be at from our Facebook Page throughout the week.

Fossil Prep Lab

Interested in rocks and fossils? Willing to get your hands dirty? We are launching our volunteer preparation program. You will get direct instruction on how to prepare fossils from our Assistant Curator as you find out for yourself what lies buried in the rock. Visit our Fossil Prep Page for more information.

Roy Bickell Exhibit Coming Soon

Coming February 2017, visit our NEW exhibit featuring local fossils collected by Roy Bickell.

FREE Lecture Series

Join us February 11th @ 3:00pm for a FREE Lecture by Dr. Aaron LeBlanc, Palaeontologist who will be speaking on “The better to eat you with: taking a look inside the teeth of dinosaurs”.

Visit the Dine-O-Saur restaurant!

Our Dine-O-Saur on-site restaurant is now open, and serves delicious meals to both museum-goers and guests! Check it out HERE (catering also available here)

Fossil I.D. Drop-In

Saturday, March 18th, 1:00 – 3:00PM

Come and learn about fossils in your area from a paleontologist. Join Assistant Curator, Derek Larson and learn about Alberta’s fossil heritage. Bring your fossils along for identification. This is a free drop-in event, admission to the Museum is extra.

Upcoming Events


Fossil Prep Lab

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Spot the Dino Friday

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Fossil I.D. Drop-In

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm






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