The Jurassic Coast Trust’s Dinosaur Sleepover returns to Dorset County Museum, Dorchester for 2017!

Join us for an incredible, fun-filled and ever-so-slightly spooky evening – are you brave enough to spend the night in the shadow of the terrifying Pliosaur?

£15.00 – adults and children aged 7+

FREE – Children under 7 (younger siblings only)


Awesome activities all evening including a selection of:Dinosaur Sleepover

  • Jurassic arts and crafts
  • Jurassic Twister and other games
  • Torch-lit Dino Mystery through the Thomas Hardy Gallery
  • Dinosaur Top Trumps in the Jurassic Coast Fossil Gallery
  • Colouring-in, fossil dig box and plaster fossil painting
  • Dinosaur film screenings (one for older and one for younger children)

Plus a Raffle, Best Costume Competition, and Dino Cakes for sale!

Your ticket includes hot chocolate and biscuits on Saturday night, breakfast on Sunday morning, and tea and coffee for the grown-ups.

Bring your sleeping bag and torch and tuck in for the most hair-raising dino night of your life!

All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Recommended for children aged 7 and over, with exceptions made for Jurassic Twisteryounger siblings.

Ample sleeping space is available in the museum. Please bring a sleeping mat, pillow/cushion, sleeping bag, warm clothes and toothbrush/toothpaste, plus any necessary medication and sleeping aids (such as ear plugs and eye masks).

Email Guy Kerr – for more information.

All proceeds go to the Jurassic Coast Trust, looking after England’s only Natural World Heritage Site for present and future generations to enjoy. Registered Charity 1101134.