Dinosaurs — Wilton Library
137 Old Ridgefield Road Wilton, CT 06897 Tel: 203-762-3950


Search our catalog for the subject words dinosaurs, fossils, or prehistoric reptiles and juvenile (enter words with spaces between them).

Don’t forget to ask the librarian if there are books set aside on school reserve for this topic!


 American Museum of Natural History: Fighting Dinosaurs

A virtual exhibit of dinosaurs from Mongolia. 
Games, puzzles, projects, screen savers, and more. 
Curse of the T. Rex
From the Nova special on PBS Online, navigate the world of the T. Rex, find transcripts of the TV series, and learn what to look for if you want to dig up a dinosaur yourself. There is also a teacher’s guide included. 
From National Geographic. Explore interesting things about dinosaurs including: why they needed feathers; dinosaur eggs; fossil finds; and how dinosaurs moved.
Dinosaur Picture Gallery
Wonderful pictures from Dinosauria Online. 
Discovery Channel Dinosaur Guide
Learn more about the kinder, gentler T. Rex; explore the life of an allosaur; find where there a fossils in your area; and more. 
The Great Dinosaur Egg Hunt
From the National Geographic May 1996 article, go on your own virtual egg hunt. See also DINORAMA, another great site from National Geographic
Visit the site of the historic first dinosaur fossil find in 1858. 
Honolulu Community College’s Dinosaurs
Take an online tour of the offerings of this Hawaiin exhibit. View pictures, read text and listen to history teacher Rick Zeigler’s talk about the exhibits. 
National Museum of Natural History — Dinosaur Exhibits
Explore all this Smithsonian museum’s exhibits and collections relating to dinosaurs. 
SUE at The Field Museum
Find out about Sue, the T. Rex, and explore the dinosaur of the month. 
The Wyoming Dinosaur Center
The Dino-cave is just for kids and has trivia and news about dinosaurs. 
Zoom Dinosaurs
This site is designed for young students and covers topics of dinosaur classification, dinosaur extinction and includes fun activities.