Sichuan Zigong World Geopark is located in Zigong, a historical and cultural city in the south of Sichuan Province. It is the second world-class geopark in Sichuan Province and the first world-class geopark in mainland China named after a city. Sichuan Zigong Geopark is composed of Dashanpu Dinosaur Fossils Relics Park and Qinglongshan Dinosaur Fossils Relics Park, with a total area of 56.6 square kilometers.
Zigong Global Geopark was officially approved by the UNESCO to join the Global Geopark Network in 2008. The park features the famous Middle Jurassic dinosaur fossil remains and the historic well salt site, supplemented by the “living fossil” The relic flora landscape, combined with Zigong’s rich history and culture, is a multi-functional that integrates scientific research, popular science education, sightseeing and leisure vacations. It has rich scientific connotations, strong local characteristics, strong cultural atmosphere and elegant aesthetic appreciation World Geological Park.