Dinosaur Isle

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Museum

Culver Parade
SANDOWN
Isle of Wight
PO36 8QA

Tel: +44 01983 404344

Dinosaur Isle

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult ticket£6.00
3 - 15 yrs£5.00
Family (1 adult & 3 children)£17.00 per ticket
Family (2 adults & 2 children)£17.50
Family (2 adults & 3 children)£20.50 per ticket
Student / Pensioner£5.00 per ticket

See website for group prices - https://www.dinosaurisle.com/visiting.html

Book Tickets

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Accessible Lift
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled Parking
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • No dogs (Guide dogs accepted) - Only guide dogs allowed in buildings.
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - 3 designated bays for the disabled.
  • Ramp/Level Access

Catering

  • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Chilled soft drinks and confectionary are available in the Dinosaur Isle shop.
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Picnic area
  • Picnic Site
  • Refreshments Available - Chilled soft drinks and confectionary are available in the Dinosaur Isle shop.

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Gift shop
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open all year round
  • Open on bank holidays

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • On site parking
  • Own car park (Fee Applies) - 1st April to 31st October Charges for 2011 are as follows -upto 4 hours £3.40 4 - 6 hours £4.50 6 - 8 hours £6.60
  • Parking (charge) - Charges for 2011 are as follows - upto 4 hours £3.40 4 - 6 hours £4.50 6 - 8 hours £6.60
  • Railway station within 5 miles
  • Railway station within walking distance

Payment Methods

  • Delta
  • Maestro
  • MasterCard
  • Solo
  • Switch
  • Visa

Provider Preferences

  • Indoor Attraction
  • No smoking

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport, A3020 to Sandown, A3056 to Lake, A3055 to Sandown.
From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Ryde (Esplanade), straight along the Esplanade to the boating lake, follow the road round to the right onto A3055 to Sandown.
From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Newport, A3020 to Sandown, A3056 to Lake, A3055 to Sandown.

Public Transport Directions

For bus information please visit the Southern Vectis website - www.islandbuses.info/

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      321
    • Very Good
      359
    • Average
      183
    • Poor
      79
    • Terrible
      48

    Recent Reviews:

    • sebo999
      Waterlooville, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Good for those who really like dinos
      3 of 5 stars
      Friday, 22nd April 2022
      So if you really, really like dinosaurs, I’m sure you’d love this. Our 4yo son had a great time but did wizz round pretty quickly. The rest of us don’t mind dinosaurs but it was hard to take in... Read full review
    • SWH100
      Cardiff, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Small but really interesting dinosaur museum
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 3rd May 2022
      After learning about how many dinosaurs had been found on the IOW, I was really keen to visit dinosaur Isle to learn more and see some of the finds. I really enjoyed the museum. It is small - with... Read full review
    • Mrsnw0106
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Outdated and expensive
      1 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 19th May 2022
      What a load of rubbish,out dated,walked around in 10minutes for £26 3 adults and 1 child,I could of spent my money on something much more interesting,there's lots of things to do on the Isle of wight... Read full review

    Opening Times

    Open (4 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)

    * 4th January - 30th June 2022 opening:
    Tuesday to Saturday - 10am until 4pm (last admission at 3pm).
    * 1st July - 31st August 2022 opening:
    Monday to Sunday - 10am until 5pm (last admission at 4pm).
    * 1st September - December 2022 opening:
    Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 4pm (last admission at 3pm).

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