Birmingham Zoo’s Traveling Exhibit Teams Up with Local Libraries and YMCAs for Dino Discovery Social Media and Photo Contest

A traveling replica of a dinosaur egg is making stops at local libraries and YMCAs until July 15.

Here is the exhibit in our library! Come on in and take your pic with it. Click the thumbnail to see a larger image.

Members of the community are encouraged to find the egg, take a picture with it and submit the photo to enter a random drawing to win special Dino Discovery prizes like a Zoo Behind-the-Scenes Tour, a Family Four Pack of Dino Discovery tickets or a Dino Discovery Fun Pack.

To register for the contest, the image needs to be tweeted on Twitter with the hashtag #TheDinoEgg, or the image can be emailed to

The egg’s progress can be tracked by following the Zoo on Facebook and Twitter.