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New Dinosaur Exhibits for ASU Mayer Museum

May 24, 2022

The Angelo State University Mayer Museum is adding seven new replica dinosaur skeletons to its collection, and they will be available for free public viewing starting Tuesday, June 7.

To accommodate the installation of the new dinosaur exhibits, the Mayer Museum will be closed from May 28 through June 6.

The dinosaur exhibits are a main attraction at the Mayer Museum, with a full-size Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton as the centerpiece. The seven new dinosaurs will bring the museum’s total to 17 and will include:

In addition to the Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton, the Mayer Museum’s dinosaur collection includes numerous casts of dinosaur tracks and fossilized dinosaur eggs, as well as the other nine original dinosaur skeletons, including:

The Mayer Museum is open free to the public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. every Tuesday through Saturday, except for the week it will be closed to install the new dinosaurs. More details on current and upcoming exhibits and collections are available at