Perot Museum

Perot Museum Featured In “Welcome To Texas”

Many newcomers to North Texas may not realize that millions of year ago, this area was the stomping ground of dinosaurs.


Bones of mammoth found in Ellis County gravel pit. (credit:  Perot Museum)

Mammoth Dig Begins In Ellis County

You never know what you’re going to find digging in the dirt, but in May, Marty McEwen found something big in size and significance.


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Dinosaur Exhibit Comes To Perot Museum

A new interactive dinosaur exhibit is opening at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, showing the prehistoric creatures in a new way, and giving kids a chance to dig for bones.


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Dallas Museum Discovers New Dinosaur

A team of paleontologists from The Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas reported that they have discovered a new species of dinosaur in the tundra of Alaska.


Jurassic Fair Park (credit: KTVT/Teresa Frosini)

Jurassic Quest Coming To Fair Park

A big, family friendly Dinosaur event is going on this weekend.

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“Jurassic Park” Sequel Gets Date & Title

The fourth installment of “Jurassic Park” has a name: “Jurassic World.” Universal Pictures announced the film’s new title and release date Tuesday.


Perot Museum Opening

New Dallas Nature And Science Museum Opens

The 180,000 square foot Perot Museum of Nature and Science opened its doors for the first time on Saturday morning.


The unveiling of the new Perot Museum of Nature and Science logo on May 31, 2012. (Credit: L.P. Phillips/1080 KRLD)

Perot Museum Opens Its Doors In Dallas

After three years of construction, the Perot Museum of Nature & Science is finally opening its doors. Take a look at what you can find at the new Dallas attraction.


Tyrannosaurus Bataar (credit: Heritage Auctions)

Florida Man Defends Dinosaur Skeleton Import

A Florida dealer of fossils who acquired the remains of a dinosaur that the government plans to seize says he is “not some international bone smuggler.”


Tyrannosaurus Bataar (credit: Heritage Auctions)

U.S. Set To Take Control Of Dinosaur Skeleton

A dinosaur skeleton is scheduled to be taken by U.S. authorities Friday from the custody of an auction house after a judge permitted its seizure for its likely return home to Mongolia.


The skeleton of a sauropod (plant-eating) dinosaur at the American Museum of Natural History in New York. (credit: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images)

Campaign To Save Fort Worth Fossilized Dinosaur Tracks

Some fossilized tracks housed in a small building outside the Texas Memorial Museum tell the story of two beasts. Two dinosaurs, along an ancient sea near present-day Fort Worth, tramped through coastal mud.