Life Before Dinosaurs: The Permian Monsters

  • Dates: May 14, 2022 - September 4, 2022
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Venue: North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
  • Location: Downtown Raleigh
  • Address: 11 W. Jones St., Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Phone: 919.707.9950
  • Times: 10am-5pm
  • Admission: Adults, $10; Children, $6; Museum members, Free


Step back in time 290 million years to the age before the dinosaurs. Explore vivid artwork, mounted skeletons and life-sized models of a giant saber-toothed predator, saw-toothed shark and many other bizarre creatures that dominated life on land and sea before the most devastating mass extinction the world has ever known.

Offered in English and Spanish