Dinosaur Facts for Kids
If you’re a fan of dinosaurs or just want to learn more about them, you’ll love our below dinosaur facts for kids!
The only evidence we have of their existence is through fossilisation, so you can imagine how excited scientists get when new fossils are found!
Do you know your triceratops from your velociraptor?
Latest Dinosaur Facts
Discover the captivating history of dinosaurs with our timeline, unveiling the story of these magnificent creatures from their early beginnings to their dramatic end. Dive into the prehistoric world and explore the iconic dinosaurs that shaped the Mesozoic Era.
6 of the Biggest & Best Water Dinosaurs
By definition, ‘water dinosaurs’ didn’t actually exist…! They are referred to as ‘marine’ or ‘aquatic’ reptiles.
List of Dinosaurs Beginning with C
From the small Compsognathus, made famous by the Jurassic Park movies, to the lumbering and long-necked Camarasaurus, there’s lots of interesting dinosaurs beginning with the letter C.
10 Interesting Baryonyx Facts
The Baryonyx dinosaur may have been the only theropod to have a fish-eating diet.
What Dinosaur has the Longest Name?
Find out which dinosaur has the longest name, as well as other long-named dinos!
The Dinosaur With a Bump on Its Head – 12 Pachycephalosaurus Facts
The Pachycephalosaurus was known as the dinosaur with the bump on its head. Find out what it was used for and more.
15 Interesting Facts about the Protoceratops Dinosaur
Find out more about the stumpy but caring Protoceratops dinosaur, and their huge frilled skull.
List of Dinosaurs Beginning with B
From the mischievous Bambiraptor to the mighty Brontosaurus, take a look at these dinosaurs beginning with the letter ‘B’.
List of Dinosaurs Beginning with A
From the Aardonyx to the Avimimus, take a look at these dinosaurs beginning with the letter ‘A’.
17 Vicious Velociraptor Facts
The name Velociraptor comes comes from two Latin words, meaning “speed” and “robber”.
21 Spectacular Stegosaurus Facts
It was once believed that the Stegosaurus had two brains, one in it’s head and one in it’s butt! This has since been debunked.
15 Awesome Dinosaur Facts
Despite common beliefs, there were no marine dinosaurs, but there were huge marine reptiles.
11 Ferocious T-Rex Facts
The T-Rex name comes from Greek and Latin words meaning, “Tyrant Lizard King”.
19 Spiky Triceratops Facts
The name Triceratops comes from the Greek language, with ‘tri’ meaning three and ‘keratops’ meaning horned face.