Admission Rates

Admission to Manuels River for the day includes access to all exhibits with our knowledgeable interpreters, and great movies in the Theatre. There may be separate fees for interpretive programs ongoing during the day (for example,  Young Scientist series for children). Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times in our exhibits.

Guided Trails Tours are available for a separate fee, by appointment in September to June, and twice a day in July & August (11:30 am & 2:30 pm). Senior, family, and member rates are available.  

Our café and restaurant and gift shop are available to everyone – no admission fee required. We also have gift certificates available in any denomination!

*Special group rates apply for Manuels River programming (Schools, visiting camps, guides/scouts, daycares, etc). For more information please call (709) 834-2099 ext.204.

All Admission Prices Include HST


Adult – $7.00

Youth (Age 4-17) – $5.00

Child (Age 0-3) – FREE!

Student – $5.00

Senior – $5.00

Family – $22.00 (2 adults and up to 3 children)


Guided Fossil Site Visit

September-June – by appointment only

July-August – walk-ins welcome, at 10:30 am & 2:00 pm daily

Adult – $15.00

Youth (Age 4-17) – $9.00

Child (Age 0-3) – FREE!

Student – $9.00

Senior – $9.00

Family – $42.00