This is a playroom just for kids and their parents/guardians. Take a break from the museum galleries and enjoy some prehistoric play together!
The Paleo Pit has
- a puppet theatre
- colouring tables
- climbing structure
- a Discovery Wall
- play tables
- book nook
- washroom, sink and change table
For the Public
September to June: Weekends and holidays from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
July and August: Daily from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
From October to June, pre-book the Paleo Pit for groups of children during the weekdays. The Pit is available at 9:45 am, 10:45 am, 1:15 pm and 2:15 pm in one-hour time blocks. The Paleo Pit can accommodate up to 25 students at any given time. There must be at least 10 students to qualify as a group. Teachers and daycare leaders are responsible for supervising their group at all times.
To book a program, teacher supervised visit and/or the Paleo Pit submit an online request form. Bookings are subject to availability. You will receive a response within 2 business days.