The Dinosaur House is a small family friendly dinosaur museum housed in a beautiful 1922 heritage building in the town of Raetihi. See dinosaur skeletons, walk among life-size reconstructions and learn about their amazing prehistoric world.

The Dinosaur House is a museum which is run by dinosaur enthusiasts Ian & Sarah Moore and their children. The museum contains an amazing collection of dinosaur displays and fossils.

Housed in a beautiful 1922 heritage building in the centre of the historic town of Raetihi.

It is a traditional museum using the beauty and majesty of more than 100 specimens to show the public the exciting and wonderful world of fossils and dinosaurs.

You’ll be transported back to prehistoric times to explore our carefully curated exhibits which will expand your mind.

Special Deals

  • "Deals For Kiwis"

    Mention "Deals For Kiwis" at the Dinosaur House reception to receive 10% OFF the Entrance Fee!

    10 % Off
    More Info Valid between 06 Jun 2020 - 31 Dec 2020

Pricing and Conditions

High Season
$10 (Adult)
(January 1 - January 1)
$8 (Child, 15 and under))


Business Hours
10am - 4pm
Months of Operation
All Year