Pricing | The Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art VillageNature's Art Village

1650 Hartford-New London Turnpike, Montville, CT 06370

Nature's Art Village & The Dinosaur Place: 860-443-4367
The PAST Antiques & Genius Museum:860-437-3615



The Dinosaur Place* Admission Includes:

DinosaurPlace_prcingAttention Guests: Our T. Rex Tower Playscape require children to wear socks for safety. Please bring a pair with you during your next visit!

*Some attractions have limited days & hours, please see The Dinosaur Place’s Hours Page for details.


American Express is not accepted at Nature’s Art Village.
All other major credit cards are accepted.

Special event pricing may differ from the pricing listed below.

Seasonal Pricing (Current) – Due to Construction
Sept. 3 – End of 2019 Season
All Admissions are $14.99
Children under 2 are always free!


Click Here for The Dinosaur Place Hours & Directions

Extend Your Day! More Nature’s Art Village Adventures Await…

Discovery Depot
Hands-on Indoor Activities

Click Here for Discovery Depot Hours!


Thunder Creek

 $9.49 per participant
Upgrade to Deluxe!
For ages 2 and up.
Learn the technique of gold panning and find as many nuggets as you can in our gold sluice.
Keep everything you find!


Jackpot Mine

$12.99 per participant
Upgrade to Deluxe!
Recommended for ages 4 and up.*
Use your hands to dig for crystals and minerals in our replica silver mine.
Keep & identify all the gems you find at the Mineral Identifying Tables!


The Bone Zone

$12.99 per participant
Upgrade to Deluxe!
Recommended for ages 4 and up.*
Become a junior paleontologist as you work as a team to uncover a dinosaur skeleton.
Learn about the dinosaur you find and keep a kit of real fossils!

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Crafts Center

Crafts start at $4.00
Perfect for all ages!
Create a masterpiece of your very own in your unique crafts center. Choose from spin art, sand art, glitter tattoos and more.

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Geode with cutting start at $8.99
Perfect for all ages!
Choose your very own geode and watch it get cut open revealing its breathtaking center, unseen for million of years! Buy a friendship geode that makes the perfect matching halves for you and your best friend to share and symbolize your unique bond.

*For the safety and well-being of all guests, children in diaper/pull-ups are not allowed in The Jackpot Mine or The Bone Zone.

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Click Here for Upgrade and Combo Pricing

Click Here for Discovery Depot Hours & Directions

Genius Museum

A Village of Progress

Explore an indoor village of progress, showcasing the 200 year growth of American trades.

Admission Cost:          

Age 60+ $9.75
Age 15-59 $11.75
Age 5-14 $8.50
Under 5 Free