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  1. Visit Dippy
    When and where to see Dippy as well as the latest news and announcements.
  2. Getting here
    Everything you need to know about travelling to Rochdale.
  3. Contact us
    How to get in touch with us. Image: The skull of the Diplodocus housed at the Natural History Museum, London.
  4. Visitor facilities
    Where to eat, the Dippy shop, Wi-Fi, toilets and other information about our venues.
  5. Accessibility
    We have done our best to ensure everyone can visit our Dippy exhibitions. Find out more about our buildings and what's available for you.
  6. About the area
    The borough of Rochdale is made up of 4 townships areas - Rochdale, Middleton, Heywood and the Pennine villages.
  7. Group FAQs
    Details of how groups can book, what they need to know and more. Image: the Diplodocus exhibit with children at the Natural History Museum, London.
  8. Frequently asked questions for visitors
    Answers to lots of questions about Dippy the dinosaur and our exhibitions.
  9. Donate
    Help us inspire the next generation of scientists by donating to the Dippy legacy project.

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  1. Add The Dippy Experience to your Itinerary

    Address

    Number One Riverside, Smith Street, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL16 1XU

    Rochdale

    Visitors to Rochdale, Dippy's only North West stop, can enjoy 2 dinosaur adventures as part of their visit and they're both free. Image: the Diplodocus exhibit with children at the Natural History Museum, London.

    Dates

    From:
    10 Feb 2020to28 June 2020Various Opening Times
    From:
    10 Feb 2020to28 June 2020Various Opening Times
  2. Add Prehistoric bog garden at Truffet Park to your Itinerary

    Address

    Truffet Park, Bowness Road, Langley, Middleton, M24 4WT

    Langley, Middleton

    Step back in time with our prehistoric bog gardens.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Sept 2019to28 June 2020
  3. Add Prehistoric bog garden at Queen's Park to your Itinerary

    Address

    Queen's Park, 158 Queen's Park Road, Heywood, OL10 4UY

    Heywood

    Step back in time with our prehistoric bog garden.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Sept 2019to28 June 2020
  4. Add Prehistoric garden to your Itinerary

    Address

    Rochdale Town Hall Square, The Esplanade, Rochdale, OL16 1AB

    Rochdale

    To celebrate Dippy’s visit to Rochdale in 2020, we’ve created a garden that showcases some of the plants that were around when dinosaurs roamed the earth.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Sept 2019to28 June 2020

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21 Mar 2019   16:06:35
RT @RochFoodFest: Date for your calendar: Rochdale Food & Drink Festival will return to the town hall on Saturday 4 April 2020
21 Mar 2019   16:06:14