Dino Weekend

Saturday, March 11, 2017
Sunday, March 12, 2017
10 AM – 5 PM

Included with museum admission;
FREE for Burke members, UW students, staff & faculty w/UW ID

Photo: Burke Museum

Photo: Burke Museum

Photo: Burke Museum

Dig into the prehistoric past at Dino Weekend! See and touch fossils, meet Burke paleontologists and make your own discovery in a fossil dig pit! 

Due to Dino Weekend's popularity and to make sure everyone has room to enjoy the event, timed, pre-sale tickets are now available. We highly recommend purchasing your tickets in advance to ensure your spot!

Additional activities:

  • Uncover a fossil in the dino dig pit
  • Watch scientists prepare a newly-discovered dinosaur fossil
  • Dress up in dino-gear and give your best roar
  • Take your picture with a replica Jurassic Park Jeep from Jurassic Jeep Rental!

Burke members receive first access to FREE timed ticketing reservations and a special members-only hour on Saturday from 9-10 am. Not a member? Join today!

Presented in partnership with the Northwest Paleontological Association and the Stonerose Interpretive Center of Republic, WA.

Parking advisory: Dino Day is a popular event and we're expecting large crowds. If the nearby parking lots are full, there is street parking available on adjacent streets and other lots on campus that are a short walk away. View our Directions & Parking page for more information. 

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