In the Footsteps of the Dinosaurs…

$ 12.00

4.8/5 - (72 votes)

Uncover hidden secrets and learn fascinating facts about dinosaurs, all while racing against time to save the day at the museum.

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Dinosaur Party Game : The Museum Mystery Adventure

Dive into a world of fun and intrigue with our Dinosaur Party game, brimming with engaging puzzles and exciting challenges. Whether played alone or in a group, kids will thrill in the role of a detective, solving captivating mysteries. Ideal for enhancing any party, family event, classroom activity, or team-building session, these detective-themed games promise to bring an extra spark of joy to holidays and special celebrations!

Our print & play Dinosaur Party Game


The ‘Natural History Museum’ is set to open in just three days, and excitement is in the air. Clara, the daughter of the museum’s new proprietors, is eager to welcome the first visitors. But chaos strikes this morning! Upon arrival, they find the museum in complete disarray. What mysterious events could have caused such a mess? It’s a race against time to restore order before the grand opening. Dive into this investigative game where children will embark on a thrilling adventure, unraveling the mysteries of the museum while exploring the fascinating world of dinosaurs.

Game Identification & Details

  • Type of game: Investigation game
  • Theme: Dinosaur
  • Play time: Designed for around 60-90 minutes of engaging fun.
  • Age Group: Designed for children aged 8 and older (starting from 3rd Grade).
  • Number of players: Adaptable to any group size (File includes detailed instructions for adapting the game to the number of children).
  • Setup Time: Approximately 20 minutes
  • Instant Download: Your file becomes available immediately after payment confirmation. For account holders, access the file via the Downloads page post-purchase. Non-account holders will receive a download link in the purchase receipt email (check your junk email folder). Note: This is a digital download only; no physical items will be mailed.
  • Play area : indoors or outdoors

The Dinosaur Party game offers flexibility, perfectly suited for both indoor and outdoor setups. Each activity is ‘turnkey’, meaning all you need to do is hide the clues in locations of your choosing.

Whether in an apartment, house, garden, park, or forest, this game adapts seamlessly to any setting. It includes 10 intriguing clues, each presenting a puzzle or challenge. The children will solve these step by step, unraveling the mystery of the adventure as they go!

Dinosaur party activity with our printable investigation game

Content of the Dinosaur Party Game

The PDF file includes around twenty pages containing :

  • Detailed instructions for game setup and smooth gameplay.
  • A list of suggested indoor and outdoor hiding spots (you’re welcome to create your own).
  • A pre-filled sheet of follow-up for recording chosen hiding places for each clue, aiding in monitoring the progress of the team or teams.
  • The intriguing opening of the story.
  • Ten engaging puzzles to solve.
  • The exciting conclusion of the story.
  • Printable certificates for each participating child.
  • Complimentary birthday invitations are also available on our website.

Purchase & Setup Instructions

  • Open the file in a PDF viewer, such as Acrobat Reader. If you encounter any issues, ensure your Acrobat Reader is updated.
  • For the best experience, we recommend printing the documents in color.
  • Our Print & Play system simplifies setup: just download, print, and you’re ready for an unforgettable adventure!
  • Additional Equipment Needed: Aside from the provided PDF documents, you will need a color printer (or a printing service), a desktop computer with internet access, pens and pencils, and envelopes for the clues (alternatively, you can simply fold the clues).
  • Usage Policy: This game is intended for personal use only. It cannot be resold, redistributed, or shared. Purchasing this product does not transfer copyright, which remains with Treasure Hunt 4 Kids. Your purchase signifies agreement to these terms.
  • Refund Policy: Instant download items are final sale and do not accept returns, exchanges, or cancellations. Please contact us if you have any issues with your order.

More about us…

“Treasure Hunt 4 Kids” offers a fun and family-oriented selection of innovative games, including downloadable and printable treasure huntsdetective mysteries, and home escape room experiences for birthday parties, family events, or special occasions like Halloween, Christmas, or Easter. Our engaging adventures are tailor-made to ensure a memorable in-home activity for children aged 4-12. With just a few clicks, you can select and download an adventure from our extensive collection of printable game kits.

Crafted by a specialist in early childhood education, our games are designed for parents to quickly and affordably set up an exciting, unique, and educational activity that will turn your child’s birthday into an unforgettable event! We meticulously develop our games to match the difficulty level with the cognitive abilities of children in specific age groups. Therefore, we offer our game kits in three age categories: for 4-5 year-olds6-7 year-olds, and 8 years and older.

Streamline your party planning with our “ready-to-play” treasure hunt kits and other adventure games that are easy to print at home! Every aspect—from design and narrative to challenges and puzzles—is carefully assembled to guarantee a captivating gaming experience. Our games have been thoroughly enjoyed by children and endorsed by parents for delivering the utmost adventure with minimal setup required.

We also provide a wide array of games available for free download. Additionally, please visit our website where we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of game ideas for children’s parties. You’ll find a wealth of fantastic suggestions!

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Detective mystery games for kids from 4 to 12 years old

6 reviews for In the Footsteps of the Dinosaurs…

  1. Colleen M. (verified owner)

    Fabulous download! My sons (8 and 10) had a ball working through the puzzles! Seller very responsive and easy to communicate with. Very little prep time. Everyone enjoyed playing it. We will definitely buy again.

  2. Stephen L. (verified owner)

    Kids really enjoyed playing this game. Worked out perfectly! Highly recommended.

  3. Michelle S. (verified owner)

    Really fun for the kids and easy for the parents!

  4. Matthew P. (verified owner)

    My 8 year old daughter and her friends loved solving the mystery. It took them approximately 1.5 hour, but they were fully engaged and working together the entire time!!

  5. Tanya H. (verified owner)

    Great! Easy to follow instructions and fun had by all , great game!

  6. Maddie (verified owner)

    Easy to set up and play ! Children loved following the clues and solving puzzles to unravel the case !

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