Triceratops Encounter (later known as Triceratops Discovery Trail) was an attraction at Universal's Islands of Adventure. The attraction shows three Triceratops which are under vet care for visitors to see. The attraction opened in 1999 and closed in 2010. The queue for the attraction still stands today, but the Triceratops were removed in early 2014.


Return of the Triceratops! Part 2 Topper

Return of the Triceratops! Part 2 Topper

Topper is the oldest Triceratops in Jurassic Park: Orlando, she is the matriarch of the herd. She is one of the three Triceratops visitors can see at Triceratops Encounter. When she is removed from the herd to be shown at the Triceratops Encounter, Topper is stored at Paddock 3.




  • One Triceratops is called Cera. This is perhaps a reference to a young female Triceratops character Cera from The Land Before Time Franchise, which is also owned by Universal.
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