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Dinosaur Isle Museum Isle of Wight

Dinosaur Isle is Britain's first purpose built dinosaur museum and visitor attraction; based in Sandown on the Isle of Wight. The Island's diverse geology contains a wealth of fossils that tell us much about the past and gives clues to the effects of possible future environmental changes.

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SAVE up to 33% on admission tickets to Dinosaur Isle with any Red Funnel vehicle or ferry foot passenger journey to the Island - now that's something to shout about! 

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Step 1: Check the opening times below.

Step 2: Select the number of tickets required. The actual price charged depends on the admission date.

Step 3: Enter the rough date of your visit (tickets are valid +/- 7 days of the date entered).

Step 4: Click the red 'Add' button to add your tickets to the basket. Please then read T&C's and check-out.

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Tickets to Dinosaur Isle - Save up to 33%

16-64 yrs
3-15 yrs
65 yrs +
2 adults + 2 children
2 adults + 3 children

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Isle of Wight Festival 2014

Date Opening Times Opening Days 
01 Nov 15 - 31 Mar 201610.00am to 4.00pm7 days a week
01 Apr - 31 Aug 201610.00am to 6.00pm7 days a week
01 Sep - 31 Oct 201610.00am to 5.00pm7 days a week
01 Nov - 31 Dec 2016‡10.00am to 4.00pm7 days a week

  • ‡Closed 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January
  • Last admission 1 hour before closing. 
  • Between April and October the car parking tickets from the machines behind the museum and the gravel car park to the side of the museum are two-part. Give the voucher part to Reception upon entry and they will redeem £2.50 of your car parking charges.

Collecting admission tickets

  • Vehicle customers: simply present your "Confirmation/eTicket" on arrival at check-in and your attraction ticket(s) will be printed there and then.
  • Foot passengers: please go to the ticket office on arrival and your attraction ticket(s) will be printed on presentation of your "Confirmation/eTicket"

What to give the attraction

Just hand your credit card size ticket(s) to the attraction to gain entry. Tickets are valid for 7 days either side of the date you entered when adding the attraction to your basket.

Terms and Conditions

Attraction admission tickets can only be purchased in conjunction with a booking for a vehicle or foot passenger(s) on Red Funnel´s Southampton/East Cowes route. Attraction tickets are non-refundable and must be used 7 days either side of the date entered. Additional charges (payable on admission) may apply to access special events and certain rides or activities. Standard terms and conditions of entry apply; please refer to the attraction for details.

Dinosaur Isle Address: Culver Parade, Sandown Isle of Wight PO36 8QA. Tel. 01983 404344. On site parking.
Get Directions from East Cowes (28 mins) & View Larger Map

Standard Prices

Type Price 
Adult (16-64 yrs)£5.00
Child (3-15 yrs)£4.00
Senior (65+ yrs)£4.00
Family Ticket (2 Adults & 2 Children)£16.50
Family Ticket (2 Adults & 3 Children)£19.50

Red Funnel Special Offer Pricing

Type 1 Sep 2015- 23 Jul 2016 24 Jul - 31 Aug 2016 1 Sep - 31 Dec 2016 
Adult£3.33£4.00£3.33
Child£2.67£3.20£2.67
Senior£2.67£3.20£2.67
Family 2+2£11.00£13.20£11.00
Family 2+3£13.00£15.60£13.00

Reviews of Dinosaur Isle Museum

08-Sep-2016
Excellent
04-Sep-2016
As Above
30-Aug-2016
Good
29-Aug-2016
OK value for money. Alot to see in one room, difficult to maneuver child around as easily distracted. Could be better organised to take in more information.
24-Aug-2016
Not really exciting my son said boring
24-Aug-2016
My 11 year old son and 50 year old husband live dinosaurs and were very impressed with this

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