There’s A 3-Day Dinosaur Festival Coming To Illinois That’s A Blast For The Whole Family

If you love paleontology, you’ll definitely want to make plans for the best dinosaur festival in the nation. There is a museum in Rockford, Illinois that hosts this event every year, and you won’t want to miss it.

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The Burpee Museum of Natural History is located at 737 N Main St., Rockford, IL 61103, and you can learn more about the event on its website or Facebook page. Are you going to this dinosaur festival? Share your thoughts with us about this unique event below in the comments.

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