When and where can I see Dippy?
Location: view Dippy at Number One Riverside and the Dippy Exhibition at Touchstones Rochdale:
Dates: 10 February 2020 to 12 December 2020
Dippy the iconic exhibit started his tour in 2018 and has taken pride of place in the award-winning Number One Riverside , Smith Street, Rochdale.
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we had to close our doors to the public but we reopened on Monday, 7 September 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 one 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 have been 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.