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The Royal Tyrrell Museum celebrates the long history and spectacular diversity of life - from the tiniest grains of pollen to the mightiest dinosaurs. The world-renowned museum and research facility is situated in the rugged Canadian Badlands in Midland Provincial Park, six kilometres west of Drumheller, Alberta. The badlands not only offer a spectacular view, they also hold some of the richest deposits of dinosaur fossils in the world!


Hi, my name is Milanie, and I’m one of the editors behind It's a project we've been working on all summer! is a new website created for kids interested in dinosaurs and palaeontology. Our team of senior editors helped make the site in cooperation with one of the world's best known museums, the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology which is located in Alberta, Canada.

Begin your journey through geological time with galleries and feature exhibitions that celebrate the spectacular history and diversity of life on Earth, and the palaeontologists who bring the stories to life.

There’s been life on Earth for more than 3.9 billion years, so we have a lot to show you!

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