UPDATE 11/11/2020: Masks are required for visitors to enter our gift shop and the indoor museum in accordance with Gov. Andy Beshear’s guidelines for reopening businesses and for people visiting any place outside their homes. We can’t wait to see everyone again!


Welcome Back to Dinosaur World

As you prepare to enter, please know that we’ve made updates based on guidance from health authorities, such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and appropriate government agencies.


Guiding Principles

Enhanced Cleaning: Cleaning procedures are enhanced throughout Dinosaur World.

Physical Distancing: Temporary adjustments are in place to promote physical distancing.

Reduced Contact: Experiences may be modified in order to reduce contact.


Top Things You Should Know

By visiting Dinosaur World, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.

Help keep each other healthy.

Face Coverings: Face coverings are required for all Guests (ages 5 and up).


COVID-19 Warning

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures—for you, our other Guests, and Employees. You must follow all posted instructions while visiting Dinosaur World.

An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and Guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable.


Health Acknowledgement

Please make sure that you have reviewed any advisories or restrictions that may be in place for travel to Kentucky.

By entering Dinosaur World, you are confirming that you and all persons in your party:

  • have not been in contact with someone with confirmed or suspected COVID-19 symptoms without completing a 14-day quarantine
  • are not under any self-quarantine orders
  • are not experiencing any of the following symptoms of COVID-19 identified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at, including:
    • Fever or chills
    • Cough
    • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
    • Fatigue
    • Muscle or body aches
    • Headache
    • New loss of taste or smell
    • Sore throat
    • Congestion or runny nose
    • Nausea or vomiting
    • Diarrhea

Guests who cannot confirm all of the above criteria must not enter Dinosaur World.



Important Information

Upon reopening, Dinosaur World experiences and other offerings may be modified and will be limited in capacity and subject to limited availability or closure, based on direction from health experts and government officials to promote physical distancing.

Additionally, attractions, experiences (such as shows and playgrounds), services and amenities may have limited availability or may remain closed.


711 Mammoth Cave Rd
Cave City, KY 42127

Easily located near Mammoth Cave National Park a visit to Dinosaur World is a unique and fun filled excursion like no other. Parking is always FREE and you’ll find the staff at this family owned and operated theme park friendly and eager to make your visit memorable.


Open daily 8:30AM to 4:30PM (CST)

Other Information

We are open daily 8:30AM to 4:30PM Central Time. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

There is no food service available at the park. Pack your own picnic lunch and Dine with the Dinos!

General Admission rates include access to over 150 life size dinosaurs along with the theme parks numerous shows and exhibits including the areas largest, interactive boneyard, the giant skeletal playground and the Prehistoric museum featuring an impressive collection of trilobites to dinosaur claws and eggs, mammoth bones, and more!

For a complete list of activities and package options click here.

Active Duty Military receive FREE admission with a valid Active Duty ID. Dependents receive $1 off with a valid military ID.

Dinosaur World is handicapped accessible.

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