Holiday In the Isle of Wight
Dinosaur Isle is an impressive, £2.7 million lottery-funded exhibition set
up in Sandown on the Isle of Wight. |
impressive building itself is designed in the shape of a pterosaur and you cant
miss it if you're on a holiday walk along the sea front at Sandown!|
& Other Bits
Dinosaur centre contains a stunning array of skeletal and flesh reconstructions
as well as a wealth of supplementary information and artefacts.|
is fitting that Megalosaurus is the first dinosaur that greets you as you enter
the main hall of dinosaur isle. It is a great animal in a beautiful pose.|
is a previously unknown theropod species. 6-8m in length, about 750kg. 2.2m high
at the hip, with 5cm long teeth and 13cm long claws. |
was the major carnivore in the Early Cretaceous (132-100 million years ago).
is a primitive tyrannosauroid. This model forms part of the central display, facing
a full-sized Iguanadon.|
neck vertebrae, a full wall-mounted Iguanadon skeleton and the natural cast of
still in matrix and model.
reconstruction, spikes and parts of its armour, and skull of similar dinosaur.
sauropod as discovered and miniature T rex skull.