Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre

Largest collection of marine reptile fossils in Canada.


Shark Week Promotion!
Shark Week Promotion (July 3rd to 10th) Shark week starts this Sunday at the CFDC! With it we are bringing...
Bruce Swims Across Canada – From Alberta to Morden
THE LAST SWIM OF BRUCE MOSASAUR MEDIA ALERT: Morden, MB.// The last swim of Bruce Mosasaur began at 5:20 am...

Meet Bruce

In 1974 Bruce was discovered north of Thornhill within the Pembina Member of the Pierre Shale Formation. It took approximately two field seasons to excavate the skeleton. The skeleton was reasonably complete with 65-70% of the original bones. Bruce has also won a Guinness World Record!

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Open 7 days a week
Mon: 10 AM - 5 PM
Tue: 10 AM - 5 PM
Wed: 10 AM - 5 PM
Thu: 10 AM - 5 PM
Fri: 10 AM - 5 PM
Sat: 10 AM - 5 PM
Sun: 10 AM - 5 PM


Adults: $8.00
Students: $5.00 (5 – 18 y/o)
Family: $18.00 (2 adults, 3 children)
Preschoolers: FREE