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Dinky Dinosaur Adventure

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    Dinky Dino Adventure
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    Get set for a real Jurrassic Lark as you join a team of intrepid adventurers and get up close and personal with some friendly baby dinosaurs! Learn all about these prehistoric pre-schoolers from the experts, and maybe even tickle the T-Rex under the chin, as you complete your training as a palaeontologist of the future!

    This interactive experience will see you and your family join colourful costumed characters and their baby dinosaurs on a steam train ride, during which you will complete a host of dino-themed activities.

    What’s Included

    • One return trip from Bury to Rawtenstall hauled by a Dinosaur-proof steam train.
    • A two-hour Dinosaur experience alongside a bunch of baby dinosaurs and their handlers.
    • Dinosaur themed activities.
    • Plenty of photo opportunities.

    Food and drink will be available to purchase from our café on Platform 3/4 at Bury Bolton Street Station and from our on-train buffet.

    Dates, times and tickets

    Duration: 2 - 2 1/2 hours

    Recommended Age: Families with children aged 5 years and over.

    On the 18 April the morning event will begin promptly at 10:25am and will finish approximately 12:30pm. The afternoon train will begin at 2:30pm and will finish approximately 4:40pm.

    On the 22 Aug the morning event will begin promptly at 10:00am and will finish approximately 12:00pm. The afternoon train will begin promptly at 12:45pm and will finish approximately 3:00pm.

      Adult Adult withchild under 3  Child 
    Ticket £14 £14  £9.50

    Tickets are limited and must be pre-booked.

    Important Information and Getting Here

    Each experience begins at Bury Bolton Street Station. Please visit our timetable page for information on any other train services running on the date of your visit.

    The Pop Up Shop will be open during the event.

    For information on how to find Bury Bolton Street Station, as well as a helpful guide to local transportation links and parking spaces, please visit our Getting Here page.

    Performance Company: Funcast

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