3 Places To Bring Your Dino-Loving Kids In Kuala Lumpur


Farah Fazanna •  Aug 03, 2022

There’s never a shortage of unique attractions in Malaysia. From water parks, indoor playgrounds and theme parks — there’s plenty for everyone! If you have dino-loving kids, we also have that here. Here are some dinosaur attractions where you can experience the pre-historic era.

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Jurassic Research Centre

Credit: Jurassic Research Center on website

Go back in time to when dinosaurs dominated the earth and enjoy the opportunity to discover the past while experiencing what it is like to be surrounded by the fierce prehistoric creatures. The Jurassic Research Centre in Genting Highlands has over 200 reanimated dinosaurs for the ultimate experience for visitors as they move and roar just like one! With the latest animatronics technology, the word ‘Research’ in the title says everything as you can make a ‘research’ on your own with fossil studies provided at the centre for the customers to experience.

Ticket: From RM25. Kids under 90cm enter for free.

Address: SkyAvenue (Resort World Genting Malaysia), Lot SA - T2C - B15, 69000 Genting Highlands, Pahang

Opening hours: 10AM - 10PM (Sunday - Thursday), 10AM - 11PM (Friday and Saturday), 10AM - 12AM (school and public holidays)

Dinosaur Encounter

Credit: National Science Centre on website

Your kids would certainly enjoy their visit to the Dinosaur Encounter at the National Science Centre as you’ll be greeted by 18 real-size animatronic dinosaurs in their habitat environment. Visitors would also have the opportunity to interact with dinosaurs in the dinosaur world virtually through the Augmented Reality (RT) technology as a learning and delivery method to get to know the dinosaurs. Not just kids, but adults would also find the information about these pre-historic animals interesting. The visit to Dinosaur Encounter takes you to the early era when dinosaurs were first discovered and you will also be presented with the causes of extinction through paleontological studies and the discovery of dinosaur fossils.

Ticket: From RM5

Address: National Science Centre a, Bukit Damansara, 50490 Kuala Lumpur,

Opening hours: 9AM - 5PM (Saturday to Thursday)


Jurassic Dinosaur Adventure Park

Credit: Jurassic Dinosaur Adventure Park on website

Step into the thrilling Jurassic era in Pavilion Bukit Jalil as the Jurassic Dinosaur Adventure Park has landed here for the next three months, from June 1 to August 31, 2022. The interactive indoor playground features realistic-looking creatures along with fun dinosaur riding, a Virtual Reality shooting game, a volcano slide, a trampoline, and more that younger kids will find enjoyable. The indoor playground is suitable for children above 2 years old.

Tickets: Starts from RM49

When: June 1 to August 31, 2022

Address: Pavilion Bukit Jalil, Level 5, Orange Zone, Pavilion Bukit Jalil, Pusat Bandar, 2, Persiaran Jalil Utama, Bukit Jalil, 57000 Kuala Lumpur


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