When and where can I see Dippy?
Dippy the iconic exhibit started his tour in 2018 and will take pride of place in the award-winning
Number One Riverside, Smith Street, Rochdale from 10 February 2020 to 28 June 2020.
About Dippy on tour
The Natural History Museum's famous dinosaur, Dippy the Diplodocus has left the museum for the first time to go a on a tour of the UK, and Rochdale has been selected as 1 of just 8 venues which will host him during the tour.
The main aim of the tour is to inspire the next generation of scientists by giving them access to fantastic, nationally-important exhibits like Dippy.
A selection of activities for both young and old will be organised to coincide with Dippy’s visit to Rochdale, his only stop in the North West of England.
With the help of our partner, Link4Life we aim to engage thousands of children and adults from across the whole region and we'll keep this site updated with our activity programme as it develops.