Dinosaurs in Wythenshawe?! Yep, more than 100 of em...

This summer Wythenshawe Park is set to be transformed into a Jurassic Park...

By Manchester's Finest | Last updated 14 May 2021

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This summer, from Friday 23rd July – Sunday 8th August 2021, the team behind the award-winning light and lantern festival Lightopia presents Dino Kingdom at Wythenshawe Park.

An epic outdoor, prehistoric exploration, featuring more than 100 life-like moving and roaring dinosaurs and creatures to uncover, plus state-of-the-art 3D and AR technology bringing dinosaurs ‘back to life’ with unforgettable interactive experiences and enjoy a thrilling fairground rides for all the family.

During the summer school holidays, Dino Kingdom will be a must-see attraction. Here you’ll meet and interact with more than 70 life-sized dinosaurs – including a huge Tyrannosaurus Rex and the biggest installation, the Apatosaurus towers above at 18 metres long.

There will also be smaller dinosaurs to seek, including hatching babies and other interactive beastly beings amongst the woodland, including crocodiles, frog, bees, spiders and much more!

Let your imagination run wild, in the ultimate family experience, as you trek through the prehistoric kingdom. An educational experience as much as an adventure, perfect for those budding palaeontologists out there, with an excavation sand pit, dinosaur eggs, fossils, volcanoes, a giant dinosaur skeleton head and a walk-through fossil tunnel.

Dino Kingdom offers visitors an incredible journey of discovery education through entertainment, from a few dozens of animatronic dinosaurs, 3D dinosaur projection mapping and fairground rides, to fun dino performances, hand puppets and costume characters – there’s something to entertain everyone.

Dino Kingdom trekkers can take a well-earned break and refuel with the wide offering of food and drink options and idyllic picnicking areas.


Dino Kingdom at Wythenshaw Park

Dates: Friday 23rd July – Sunday 8th August
Times: 10am till 7pm every day, with hourly entry slots.
Cost: Advance tickets are priced at £15 for adults, £13 for children (under 3s are free) and £54 for families of two adults and two children, concessions are priced at £14.

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