Breakfast with Dinosaurs

May 10
8–10 a.m.
Breakfast served 8–8:40 a.m.
Lee B. Foster Overlook

Let your little ones dress up as their favorite dinosaurs and come to the museum for a truly amazing family event! Eat a hearty breakfast with a pterosaur-eye view of your favorite Mesozoic herbivores and carnivores in Dinosaurs in Their Time! At 8:40 a.m., the tables are cleared for very special hands-on activities developed especially for Breakfast with Dinosaurs families. Investigate dinosaur tracks and touch real fossil specimens, then enjoy a private guided tour of Dinosaurs in Their Time. It is a family experience your dinosaur-loving child will never forget! 

Same-day admission is included in the ticket price. High chairs and boosters are not provided, but you are welcome to bring your own. Dinosaur dress-up optional. Seating is limited, so be sure to register early!

Registration for this event is closed. 


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What are the activities? 

The hands-on activity is dinosaur tracking. There will be wet sand or clay to make imprints with plastic dinosaurs to find out whether the dinosaur’s tail drags, a characteristic related to the animal's anatomical structure. Children may also touch real fossils and fossil casts.

Is there an age limit? 

No, the program focuses on families. There is no charge for children under 6 months.

What is the menu? 

French toast, egg strata, assorted pastries, yogurt, granola, chunked fresh fruit, and cereal

Members: $65 per adult/child pair; $10 per additional guest (up to two per adult/child pair)
Non-Members: $80 per adult/child pair; $15 per additional guest (up to two per adult/child pair)

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