Come and meet Hunter, the giant Sinraptor at intu Victoria Centre at various times throughout the year. Dinosaurs of China is coming to Wollaton Hall and Nottingham Lakeside Arts this summer and we're super excited to announce that the Sinraptor, one of the most terrifying dinosaurs of the Jurassic age will be visiting us. Not sure what to expect? Check out our video on Facebook from his last visit.
Please note it is free to meet the Sinraptor at intu Victoria Centre.
The Dinosaurs of China exhibition opens this summer at Wollaton Hall and Nottingham Lakeside Arts.
The exhibition will include giant skeletons and a range of smaller bird-like dinosaurs to tell the newly understood story of how birds evolved from dinosaurs. For the first time, specimens that have until now only been shown in China, will be accessible in the UK.
Dinosaurs include Gigantoraptor, the largest bird-like dinosaur ever found, and the bat-like Yi qi. Visitors will also meet the terrifying Sinraptor - one of the most terrifying dinosaurs of the Jurassic age and Mei long, approximately 15 cm long - fits in the palm of your hand!
The star attraction Mamenchisaurusis 22 metres long from head to tail. The skeleton will be specially mounted in a rearing pose to fit in the building. At 13 metres tall, it will be the tallest mounted dinosaur skeleton in the UK.
Nottingham Lakeside Arts will be welcoming Dilophosaurus and Alxasaurus as part of the world exclusive exhibition of feathered dinosaurs. Entrance is free. There are activities for all the family and the chance to meet Diana Saurus – a lively safari guide delivering family fun activities throughout the exhibition. Visit www.lakesidearts.org.uk for full details.
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