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Dinosaur National Monument Announces Visitor Center Hours

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Date: April 6, 2008
Contact: Brant Porter, (435) 781-7700

Beginning April 3, 2008, the park visitor center in Dinosaur, Colorado, is open on a limited schedule. Hours of operation will be Fridays from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm and Saturdays from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

For more information, contact the park at (435) 781-7700.

Did You Know?

Photo of paleontologist Earl Douglass.

Paleontologist Earl Douglass first came to Utah looking for mammal fossils. He returned in 1909 and discovered an immense deposit of dinosaur bones, now protected at Dinosaur National Monument. Although made famous by dinosaurs, Douglass died preferring his beloved mammal fossils over dinosaurs.