What It Would Cost to Build A Real 'Jurassic Park'
1/4 It makes sense why money is always on Claire's (Bryce Dallas Howard) mind: Operating a dinosaur park isn't cheap. According to a video, a re-creation of the Jurassic World theme park would boast a price tag of exactly $23,432,400,000, and would require $11,907,000,000 in annual fees to maintain.
2/4 According to the above video, the biggest cost would be the purchase of two islands.
There's the one to house the dinos, Isla Nublar:
3/4 And, then Isla Sorna, where the dinosaurs are raised:
4/4 Both of these islands are off the coast of Costa Rica. The video used Costa Rica real estate websites to estimate that both islands combined are worth a grand total of $10,000,000,000.
Meanwhile, the park would have to employ an array of scientists, caretakers, and lawyers (who probably have a lot on their plate after every dinosaur attack).