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Perot Museum of Nature and Science

2201 N. Field Street, Dallas, TX 75201
Cast skeleton of Tyrannosaurus rex

Cast skeleton of Tyrannosaurus rex in Life Then and Now hall.

Photo credit: By Kevin1086 (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science (Perot Museum) is a natural history and science museum in Dallas. The primary campus in Victory Park houses 11 permanent exhibit halls as well as 6 learning labs. The "Discovering Life" exhibit hall includes interactive dioramas of three Texas ecosystems. "Being Human" has exhibits about the human body. "Texas Instruments Engineering and Innovation" includes a sound studio and robotics exhibit. The "Rees-Jones Foundation Dynamic Earth" hall includes a simulated earthquake experience and tornado simulator model. "T. Boone Pickens Life Then and Now" includes a cast of an 85-foot alamosaurus and an actual alamosaurus skeleton. The snaller Fair Park campus features exhibits such as Mineral Majesty, Light Play and historical dioramas. It's the former location of the Dallas Museum of Natural History.

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