Dinosaur games are so much fun and relative to kids. Why? Everyone with kids knows the draw of dinosaurs. It’s like a bee to a flower, a bear to honey, a picnic basket to a bear…woah, I really aged myself there.
There are so many educational & just-plain-fun dinosaur games out there. Where do you even start? Below you’re going to find a list of dinosaur games organized by age.
Important note: Some of these games may contain art or information that is outdated. I suggest visiting Prehistoric Wildlife for more updated information.
Dinosaur Games for Young Kids
Orchard Toys is THE game company for young children & Dotty Dinosaurs is one of the favorites of their extensive list of games. Kids learn shapes, colors, and basic geometry. There are 2 levels of play so the game grows with your child.
Skills: Geometry, math, shapes, colors
Games About Dinosaurs for Kids
Join a group of paleontologists as they race to save their dig site. BUT WAIT! Along the way you will battle 4 dig-ending elements. Can you save the dig? Find out in this strategy game.
Guess in 10: Deadly Dinosaurs
This popular line of games, played in teams, works just like 20 Questions but with only 10 questions. Learn dinosaur facts and smash the competition. (Ok, don’t do that, practice good sportsmanship instead.) Game comes with extra large cards, easy for everyone to hold.
Skills: Epochs, science, paleontology
Dinosaur Games for 10+ (~ish)
When your child plays my original game, Birds of Prey, players learn facts about birds, both living and extinct. The Dinosaur Expansion adds 12 new playing cards! Get Birds of Prey & the Dinosaur Expansion and help support a small business!
Skills: Ornithology, paleontology, extinct animals
Welcome to Dino World
Can you design a dinosaur zoo and keep the dinosaurs from escaping? Wouldn’t that be a tragedy. This dice game is exactly that- don’t let the Dinos get Cretaceous on everyone.
Players: 2-75 (party game choice!)
Skills: Strategy, motor control, roll & write