2020 Passes Extended through December 31, 2021

Jurassic Forest

Open Seasonally

Take a trip back in time to the world of dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures!

Jurassic Forest and Learning Centre features over 50 life sized and realistic animatronic exhibits nestled into a 40-acre natural forest and wetland environment. We are located just minutes from Edmonton, but millions of years from the present.

Journey down the Discovery Trails and meet massive and majestic herbivores such as Stegosaurus and Triceratops, while sneaking past lethal predators including Tyrannosaurus rex and Spinosaurus. You'll see many familiar dinosaur faces, and maybe meet some creatures you haven't heard of before! Children will enjoy digging for dinosaur bones, playing in the playground, and even taking a ride on a dinosaur.

The Discovery Trails will take you through the forest, highlighting different kinds of ecosystems, and area perfect place to practice your nature photography skills. Jurassic Forest is home to a diverse array of wildlife, including birds, butterflies, flying squirrels and a resident moose!

Amenities also include an interpretive center, concession, picnic areas, and gift shop. Special events and activities run all summer long, and details can be found on the website, You can also get information and see some of the fun things happening at Jurassic Forest by following us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Jurassic Forest makes a great place to book field trips, birthday parties, or to "GO WILD" with a corporate event!

Dates of Operation:

Open Daily from late April until mid-October

Seasonal Hours:

9:00am-7:00pm (last entry at 6:00 pm)


Located just minutes North of Edmonton. Jurassic Forest is located 5 km North of the town of Gibbons, just off Highway 28 on Township Road 564. If you enter "Jurassic Forest" into your google maps it will guide you straight here.

Contact Information:

P: 780-470-2446

Admission offer (gate, events, etc.):

Free General Admission with Edmonton Attractions Pass.