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Butterfly Collection on Display - Open Late!

Wednesday, May 9, 2012 - 4:00pm - 9:00pm

This late Wednesday night will be extra special with a one-night-only display of the late Dr. James Pearce donation of nearly 16,000 specimen of butterflies and moths. 

All 250 of the spectacular butterflies found swirling up the Collections Wall of the Museum Canyon came from his donated collection. 

Read More About Dr. James Pearce and This Generous Donation

Butterfly & Moth Collection on Display 
Included in Museum Admission
Wednesday, May 9 | 4 p.m. - 9 p.m. 
Swaner Forum | 5th Floor 


Enjoy a light meal from the Museum Cafe until 7:30 p.m.  Explore the galleries without the rush. Watch the sun set and the stars come out from the Rio Tinto Center. 

Join us for this new experience at the Natural History Museum!

  • Regular admission applies
  • The Museum will close at 9:00 p.m. 
  • The last admission to the exhibition galleries is at 8:30 p.m.