Phu Wiang Dinosaur Museum is a geological museum mainly exhibiting dinosaur fossils. The museum was constructed with a budget from the Tourism Authority of Thailand under supervision of the Department of Mineral Resources and comprises an area of 40 acres (160,000 m2). It has been open to the public since 2001.
A popular tourist destinations for lovers of everything in the Mesozoic Era is the Phu Wiang Dinosaur Museum. Numerous fossils of Carnosaurus, Siamosaurus, Tyrannosaurus and other species dating back to the Jurassic period have been excavated in this park. There are several nice places in the park, including wild flowers, dark cave paintings, waterfalls, glorious as Namtok Tat Fa and Phaya Suea Namtok Thap.
The Phu Wiang Dinosaur Museum has composition in versatile activities including research and investigation section, dinosaur fossil replication and conservation, fossil collection house, library, permanent exhibition, administration office, and service space such as canteen, souvenir shop, snack and drinks shop, car parking space, and 140-people capacity auditorium. The Phu Wiang Dinosaur Museum is a geological learning source participating various pupils and students from many educational institutes and other agencies such as children learning promotion foundation.
Tourists from all around the world come to the Phu Wiang Dinosaur Museum to get a load of the astonishing facts and unbelievable historic informations unearthed with the numerous remains of the dinosaurs. Remember to visit the place, next time you’re in Thailand. Get more information visit http://www.dmr.go.th/ewtadmin/ewt/dmr_web/main.php?filename=Museum3_en.