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Five Fun Dinosaur Facts About the Ankylosaurus 

  • Ankylosaurus was as large as a military tank and weighed about 10,000 pounds. 
  • It measured at 30 feet long but had short legs that made it walk about the speed of a human (3 mph). 
  • It’s known for its tough outer armor, fit with bony plates and spikes to defend against predators. 
  • The club-like tail of the Ankylosaurus was used to stun predators. 
  • The Ankylosaurus has been found on every continent except Africa. 

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Travel back in time to the land of the dinosaurs! Dinosaur Island at Ashton Gardens is a one-of-a-kind experience that will transport you to a world of prehistoric wonder. From the towering Tyrannosaurus Rex to the horned Triceratops, you’ll see it all at Dinosaur Island. You’ll also enjoy special daily programs, a Dino Dash 5K, outdoor movies, and more throughout the summer. With its blend of entertainment and education, Dinosaur Island is a must-see attraction for anyone with an interest in adventure, dinosaurs, or natural history.