Kronosaurus Korner

Richmond, Richmond Area

Visiting Australia's premier marine fossil museum, Kronosaurus Korner, is an unforgettable prehistoric adventure, where you see some of the most awe inspiring marine creatures such as 'Penny' the Richmond plesiosaur - Australia's best vertebrate fossil, 'Krono' Kronosaurus queenslandicus - a 10 metre, giant marine reptile and 'Wanda' - Australia's largest fossilised fish.

Although the museum has mostly marine creatures, there are two dinosaurs; 'Mia' Minmi paravertebra - with impressions of its fossilised skin, it is considered to be Australia's best-preserved dinosaur skeleton and 'Marlin's Beastie' sauropod - a gigantic plant-eating dinosaur.

The museum offers hand-held audio guides for a self-paced tour, starting with a theatrette presentation where you can step back in time and watch their prehistoric sea monsters come back to life.

With a modern, fully equipped preparation laboratory, visitors to the museum can view fossils being processed (via a glass viewing window).The preparation techniques carried out at Kronosaurus Korner are of a world class standard.

Kronosaurus Korner is also an accredited visitor information centre; our friendly staff can provide you with both local and regional information. The souvenir shop stocks a wide range of toys, gifts and apparel for both adults and children.

Entry Costs

Entry Cost AUD Valid From Inclusions
$15.00 - $60.00 Children under 5 Free, Children 5-17 AUD15.00, Concession AUD 20.00, Adults AUD25.00, Family AUD60.00

Internet Access

  • Free Wifi

Opening Hours

Season/DateDayOpening Hours
1 April 2017 - 31 October 2017Daily8:30am - 5pm
1 November 2017 - 31 March 2018Monday8:30am - 4pm
Tuesday8:30am - 4pm
Wednesday8:30am - 4pm
Thursday8:30am - 4pm
Friday8:30am - 4pm
Saturday8:30am - 3pm
Sunday8:30am - 3pm
18 December 2017 - 8 January 2018Daily9am - 2pm
14 April 2017Closed
25 December 2017Closed
26 December 2017Closed
1 January 2018Closed

Facilities

  • Car park
  • Shop

Other Information

Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.
91-93 Goldring Street
Overlander's Way
Richmond, Richmond Area
Queensland
Australia

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