Lufeng World Dinosaur Valley is located 23 kilometers south of Lufeng County, Chuxiong Prefecture, at Ana Village Dinosaur Mountain, Chuanjie Township. It is situated beside Kunchu Expressway, 68 kilometers away from Chuxiong City. The scenic area covers a total area of 36 square kilometers. The first phase of the core scenic area invested 500 million yuan and was completed and opened on April 18, 2008. The World Dinosaur Valley has recreated a lost Jurassic era. The World Dinosaur Valley is a dinosaur cultural tourism theme park which integrates site protection, sightseeing and leisure, science and technology examination, and is a national 4A-level tourist attraction. The park is divided into "Dinosaur Site Sciences Tourist Area" "Jurassic World Tourist Area" two major areas. Since 1938, more than 120 complete dinosaur fossils have been unearthed in Lufeng, spanning the early, middle and late Jurassic. Experts at home and abroad believe that Lufeng is one of the most abundant, complete, oldest and primitive dinosaur fossils unearthed in the world so far, and is the home of Chinese dinosaurs. In 2004, Lufeng was announced as the third batch of National Geopark Museum.