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We’d love to see your dinosaur adventure!
Share your photos on social media and tag
@RochdaleCouncil and @TouchstonesRochdale
using the hashtag #dippyontour

When you’ve enjoyed your Dippy experience of Meeting Dippy and visiting the Dippy Exhibition, there’s also a range of roarsome events and activities taking place throughout the borough.

Click here for full details (external link).


Due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, @DippyOnTour's stay at @Nrw_Cathedral has moved to summer 2021. Exact dates will be announced in due course, so please keep an eye on our website and social media channels.

Due to the pandemic, @NHMLondon’s Dippy the Diplodocus is moving his visit to @Nrw_Cathedral to Summer 2021.
The new @DippyOnTour dates are still to be confirmed and will be announced once Dippy has finalised his travel plans!
More here:
DippyOnTour photo

One of my favourite things to do in autumn is exploring nature and watching the leaves change colour. You can do this too by using my #Naturenauts app to go on a tree safari or a plant quest in your local area!

Hello human friends! I’ll be taking a little break from Thursday so we can all #StaySafeStayRoarsome. Although you won’t be able to visit me in person for the time being, keep following me here for dinotastic facts about your favourite sauropod. DippyOnTour photo

Hello humans! I love making new friends, particularly at weekends, so you can now come and see me on Sundays. Find out more here: DippyOnTour photo

@xaverdavid Scientists are still making discoveries about dinosaurs. Check out this fascinating article from the humans at @NHM_London about how some dinosaurs looked after their little ones: