My family and I visited Le Musée des Dinosaures d’Espéraza Dinosaur Museum. New ultra modern building with a garden area inside which has a few trees and plants. Museum contains 20,000 different fossils. We saw some tiny dinosaur eggs. Models and replicas of dinosaurs and bones. Child friendly. Great gift shop.
This is a good place to spend a couple of hours maximum if you are interested in dinosaurs or the local geology and connection to the history of palaeontology. The exhibits are well presented and quite varied including the prehistoric plants. Some large moving pieces as well as expected skeletons.
Visited this museum at the request of the youngest as he loves dinosaurs and was really impressed. As mentioned by other reviewers it doesn't look much from the outside but has a wonderful array of fossils and exhibits within, information is given in both French and English for the majority of items and will certainly provide a good opportunity to... 更多
Good place for kids and adults. Lots of background on paleontology and the finds and types of dinosaurs here and elsewhere.
This is a small but well laid out museum with plenty of things to help children learn (as well as adults) They have a life sized T Rex which is activated by movement sensors. It roars and thrashes it's tail and head. It all helps to bring the Jurassic period to life.
Although I've been to Esperaza scores of times I'd never actually found the location of the museum by chance,, just the gorgeous billboard ads for it. The exterior of the building is nondescript and almost concealed near the station. I had to ask directions even though I looked for them first online. Far better then expected, the museum houses marvels... 更多