Dinosaur and fossil aficionados will love this top-notch natural history museum in City Park, and even the most casual fan of science will find something of interest here. The permanent exhibits showcase Egyptian mummies, gems and minerals, and custom plastinated people climbing a rock wall from the creator of “Body Worlds.” The favorite of the aforementioned Jurassic nuts, “Prehistoric Journey” covers 3.5 billion years of history with interactive and cutting-edge exhibits detailing not only the big feathered reptilians, but also climate history, the rise of mammals, and the techniques of paleontologists in the field. A 2014 expansion added 126,000 square feet of exhibit space, featuring the interactive “Discovery Sone” for young kids on the second floor, and you'll also find a planetarium and an IMAX theater here Allow 2 to 6 hours.