Calling all Dinosaur Hunters, Fossil Fanatics and Potential Palaeontologists! Embark on an adventure in the Jurassic Journey here at Birdland Park and Gardens.
Transporting you back more than 65 million years ago to when dinosaurs roamed the Cotswolds, on this prehistoric expedition you’ll encounter life-size dinosaurs hidden amongst the flora and above in the tree canopy.
Track Brachiosaurus, Spinosaurus, Postosuchus, Velociraptors in the Jurassic Journey trail. There are over 30 different species of dinosaurs ranging from a metre-long baby stegosaurus to a 5 metre tall brachiosaurus.
Other species to look out for will be the spectacular flying Pteranodon flying above you, Allosaurus, and the mighty Tyrannosaurus Rex, one of the most daunting dinos here at Birdland Park and Gardens. You’ll also be able to spot giant dinosaur eggs along with complete dinosaur skeletons.
Along the trail visitors will be able to have a go at searching for fossils in the Dino Dig where there will be activity tables to learn more about dinosaurs. Future Palaeontologists will be able to try their hand at excavating fossils and examining what species such as ammonites.
The Jurassic Journey also serves as a reminder that Birdland’s feathered residents are the direct decedents of the dinosaurs on display. Leaving the trail visitors will meet Birdland’s ratites, prehistoric-looking birds, and will be able to spot the similarities between the live birds and the dinosaurs.
Check out the video below which gives you a glimpse of what’s in store for intrepid explorers planning a trip to through the Jurassic Journey. However, for a real adventure, you’ll have to enter the Jurassic Journey for yourself!