India is consider as very ancient land. Its older than Dinosaur’s Era (65 Million years) and Evidence of it found in many area. In Gujarat, it is found near the Balasinor (100 Km from Ahmedabad).
Raiyoli area of Gujarat is known to be the third largest dinosaur fossil site in the world, and also the second largest dinosaur hatchery in the world, where thousands of eggs had been found.
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on 8th June 2019 inaugurated India’s first dinosaur museum and fossil park at Raiyoli village near Balasinor town of Mahisagar district.
The new museum will create a prehistoric-like era environment when dinosaurs might have roamed around freely in Raiyoli.
50 sculptures of dinosaurs, including a life-size one of Rajasaurus Narmadensis that was found in Gujarat, have been erected at the museum.
The museum would have
- 3D projection
- 360 degrees virtual reality presentations
- Interactive kiosks
- Gaming consoles
Next to It you can roam in the real field which is declared as Dinosaurs fossil park.
Location of the Raiyoli Dinosaurs Museum
103 Kms from Ahmedabad
103 Kms from Vadodara too
92 Kms From Himatnagar
57 Kms from Modasa
118 Kms from Gandhinagar
80 Kms from Nadiad
267 Kms from Surat
135 Kms from Dahod
Dinosaurs Museum Timings
9 AM to 6 PM Everyday
Places near by which you can visit along with Dinosaurs Museum
- Vanakbori Dam (28 Kms)
- Galteshwar (Dakor) – 44 Kms
- Dakor Mandir – 47 Kms
- Zanzari Waterfall (55 Kms) – Good in July to December
- Bakor (55 Kms) – Natural place
- Kadana Dam (70 Kms)
I will provide further information soon.