The Sherman Museum Closes to prepare for Dino Days

Sherman, Texas

The Sherman Museum will be closed the week of Memorial Day from May 29th through June 2nd to both observe the Memorial Day holiday and to set up for this upcoming Summer’s Dino Days 2018. Construction of the fossil cast skeletons, including the 40-foot long, Ivan the Tyrannosaurus Rex, and a 20-foot long Triceratops, will be begin on Saturday June 2nd.

Dino Days officially begins on Wednesday, June 6th from 10am to 4pm Wednesday through Saturdays. Admission for Dino Days will be $5 for everyone, except for children under the age of five, who receive free admission.

“Dino Days is a very exciting time for us at the museum and for the community,” Assistant Director Brandon Young stated. “It is an amazing experience watching kids’ faces light up when they see the Tyrannosaurus Rex and the other dinosaurs.” There will be events throughout the summer including the Dino Academy, Nights at the Museum, and others.

About The Sherman Museum

The Sherman Museum is a non-profit 501(c) (3) educational organization devoted to collecting, preserving and interpreting objects of historical significance for visitors and residents of Grayson County and the Greater North Texas Region. The museum was previously known as The Red River Historical Museum prior to a name change in March 2011.
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