Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre

Largest collection of marine reptile fossils in Canada. We are open again!!! Come and visit us!!!

WHAT’S NEW!
FALL/WINTER Hours start Sept. 7 - Weekdays 10 am-5 pm and Weekends/Holidays Noon to 5 pm.    NOW AVAILABLE in giftshop! Replica Raptor claws; Bruce Mosasaur Teeth; T-Rex Teeth and Megalodon Teeth

CFDC News

2020 Summer Crew: Breanna Vitti
Position at the CFDC: Field Technician If you have come to the museum during the last two summers then Breanna...
2020 Summer Crew Interview: Tessa Warkentine
Position in the museum: Young Programs Coordinator Tessa was part of the Canadian Fossil Discovery team last year as a...

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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Hours

Open 7 days a week
Mon: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tue: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wed: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thu: 9 AM - 5 PM
Fri: 9 AM - 5 PM
Sat: Noon - 5 PM
Sun: Noon - 5 PM

Admission

Adults: $8.25
Students: $5.25 (5 – 17 y/o)
Family: $18.25 (2 adults, 3 children)
Preschoolers: FREE

payment-methods HOLIDAY HOURS NOTE: The CFDC’s operating hours differ on holidays. Please refer to Hours & Admission for more information.