Friday, August 10, 2012

Dinosaur Train at the Natural History Museum!

Saturday, August 11

All aboard! We’re celebrating Dinosaur Train’s BIG BIG Dinosaurs Week airing on PBS SoCal with a special premiere of a BIG BIG Dinosaurs episode.  Come and join Buddy for an amazing NHM adventure!


Members only
7:30 am - 9:30 am

The NHM Grill will be open early for breakfast.
General admission
9:30 am – 3 pm (Museum is open until 5 pm)

Activities and Schedule

Free with Admission

7:30 am – 3 pm (Members only from 7:30 - 9:30 am)
  • Catch the premiere of a BIG BIG Dinosaurs episode.
  • Take your photo with stand-up figures of Buddy and the train.
  • Watch an NHM Dinosaur Encounters performance (first-come, first-served seating).
  • Explore the new Dinosaur Hall and the rest of the Museum.
  • Join PBS SoCal’s Nature Trackers Club.

Limited Capacity; First Come, First Serve

Meet and greet with Buddy
7:30 am – 2:30 pm
(Members only from 7:30 - 9:30 am)
  • Meet Buddy and pose for a photo or just give him a big hug!
  • Due to Buddy's popularity and limited capacity, we anticipate long wait times.
  • Because of high demand, limited quantities of Raptor Passes are available for members at the Patron Family level and higher.

Live Performances of Dinosaur Train’s Craig Bartlett and His Band at: 8 am, 9 am, 10 am, 11 am, and 12 pm (Members only at 8am and 9am)
  • Watch Craig Bartlett and his band perform the show's music live!
  • Limited quantity of timed-tickets available at the door for 10 am, 11 am, and 12 pm shows.
  • NHM members, reserve your timed-ticket now!