On the afternoon of April 19, The Geological Museum of Hunan held an opening ceremony. It took 16 months to upgrade the whole museum with a brand new look!
This new dinosaur hall, dozens of Animatronic dinosaurs in life size with the most realistic appearances, real dinosaur / animal fossil and museum dinosaur skeleton replicas lead the trend of scientific and cultural development with the new development concept of “popular science library, strong scientific research library” and distinct collection characteristics.
Founded in 1958, The Geological Museum of Hunan is one of the earliest provincial geological museums in China and the largest natural science museum in Hunan province. It features with the collection of more than 20,000 specimens, exhibition area of 7,100 square meters, six permanent exhibition halls and now, more entertainment activities.
Be in this museum, the new hall takes you back to the age of dinosaurs and learn what scientists believe resulted in dinosaur mass extinction! From the origin of universe to the birth of solar system, from the evolution of earth to human evolution. You will explore more mysteries of the human existence than you can ever imagined through fun and educational activities.