Dig For Ancient Fossils At This Little-Known Dinosaur Park In Texas
Science textbooks might be our only source of information about dinosaurs, but that doesn’t take away any of their intrigue. Learning more about them might add to our appreciation, and you can do just that at Dinosaur Park in Bastrop. From digging for fossils to admiring life-sized dinosaur statues, there’s educational fun to be had for the entire family.
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Have you ever been to Dinosaur Park? If so, we’d love to hear all about your experience! Check out our previous article to learn about another prehistoric attraction in Texas where you can see actual dinosaur footprints: The Mystical Place In Texas Where Dinosaurs Once Roamed.
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.
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