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.

The museum and all facilities will be closed for the day of Thursday July 19, 2018 due to set-up for the Alberta Summer Games. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Alberta Summer Games Opening Ceremonies

Celebrate the Alberta Summer Games at the official opening ceremonies on Thursday, July 19, 2018 from 7:00pm, right here at your museum! [Learn more]
(Please note that the museum’s galleries, restaurant, and other facilities will be closed that day to prepare for the event).

A Night for the Museum

Join us for a night of fun as we celebrate your museum with an evening of live music, exciting games, rare and unique auction items, imaginative food and drink, and a few surprises! [Learn more]

Digging Dinosaurs in Australia

Learn about the challenges and advances in dinosaur hunting in Australia with Dr. Matt White as part of our free lecture series on Saturday, July 28 from 4:00pm! [Learn more]

Summer Day Camps

Registration is now open for our summer day camps for children aged 4 through 16! Camps start in July, and spots fill quickly. [Learn more]

Palaeontologist for a Day

This summer, discover the undiscovered in our new Palaeontologist for a Day program! Join a real dinosaur fossil excavation and search for the next dino discovery! [Learn more]

Dinosaurs Unearthed

See dinosaurs come to life right in front of your eyes with our newest and biggest special exhibit yet: Dinosaurs Unearthed!
Opening Good Friday, March 30, 2018 and lasting all through the summer, Dinosaurs Unearthed is an experience you won’t want to miss! [Learn more]

Lone Star Lottery

Support the museum by entering our annual raffle. Tickets can be purchased online or around Grande Prairie at various locations. [Learn more]

Pipestone Creek Bonebed Tours

Our interpretive tours of the nearby Pipestone Creek bonebed will take you out of the museum and straight to the fossils! Learn about the amazing discovery that cemented the Peace Region as a vital dinosaur destination and then explore the area yourself. [Learn more]


Experience an unprecedented, intimate portrait of Jane Goodall — a trailblazer who defied the odds and revolutionized our understanding of the natural world, becoming one of the world’s most admired conservationists. [Learn more]


Feed your dino-sized hunger at the museum’s on-site restaurant – no gallery admission required! [Learn more]

Upcoming Events


Dino Story Time

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm





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