Prehistoric Park is conveniently located in Henderson, Louisiana (St. Martin Parish), ¼ mile north of 1-10 just past Cajun Palms RV Resort. This is Louisiana’s only attraction dedicated to these amazing creatures of years past.
With approximately 12 acres to explore, you will find yourself wandering amongst some of the most feared predators ever to walk the planet. Prehistoric Park offers a unique, natural setting featuring paved walkways where you will encounter a wide variety of realistic- looking steel and fiberglass dinosaur replicas, with some being animated. There will be a concession stand, gift shop and a sandbox with buried bones ready to be discovered by young paleontologists.
Prices are as follows:
Adults - $12.00
Children – $8.00 (3-12years)
Senior Citizens- $10.00 (60+)
Children 2 and under are free!
Military discounts are available with your Active Duty ID Card.
Field Trips and Group Rates are available.
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Prehistoric Park Reviews
Great way to spend a day with a young family. Well laid out and very entertaining. Recommend this place. more »
We love to visit this park once a year or so. It’s a nice little walk around with various “life size” dinosaurs to see. They do not move but there are roaring sounds. Yes it’s an older place and... more »
Unique experience for kids! A leisurely stroll through a paved, level path and about 20 different varieties of dinosaurs. The sound track of fierce roars scared my 2yo and 4yo (even though 4yo had been there before). Last segment of walk is through a short exhibit (20 ft?) with animatronic predators eating a stegosaurus and more fierce roars... had to carry both kids through. Finishes in a cute shop with huge selection of dinosaurs toys, books, puzzles and apparel. Has photo booth in the shop that ate our money with no pictures but management swiftly helped us with hassle free refund. Nice, covered playground outside that is included in the admission. A great place to spend an hour or two with kids! Adjacent to a separate amusement park with go karts, other amusements and a restaurant. Plentiful parking.
We took our 2 grandchildren, both age 2, and had an amazing time. It takes just long enough keep their attention. The gift shop is awesome. There's a huge 2-Rex skeleton and lots of other dinosaurs to take pictures with. The end of the trail is the best part...
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