Featured Coming Events
October 25, 2014 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
The Natural History Museum of Utah
Join Shoshone Bead Worker Rios Pacheco and make a traditional beaded riding whip, known as a quirt. A traditional quirt consists of a short, stout stock and braided leather handle.
November 15, 2014 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
November 16, 2014 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
Natural History Museum of Utah
With more than a million objects in our collections only a fraction are on display. For two days only each year we invite visitors Behind the Scenes. Meet the scientists who manage and study our paleontology, anthropology, and biology collections and get an insiders view into the entire Museum. 10am to 5pm each day.
January 10, 2015 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Field Trip workshops provide teachers with the opportunity to learn, first-hand how to use our new facility to engage your students in scientific inquiry...
January 16, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join University of Utah zooarchaeologist Erik Martin and discover how prehistoric people lived in the southwest United States by analyzing the objects they left behind and...
January 22, 2015 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Preschool Adventures! Designed for emergent readers, this program includes science themed hands-on and movement activities, read-aloud stories and gallery exploration. Join...
January 23, 2015 - 6:30pm - 10:30pm
Ever wondered what happens at the Museum at night? Spend an unforgettable evening with your family at the Natural History...
January 31, 2015 - 9:30am - 12:30pm
Educator Workshop Discover new ways to foster independent exploration, help students gain a deeper understanding of the natural world, and answer tricky student (and...
February 6, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meet University of Utah geologist David Wheatley and discover how geologists use today’s landforms to reconstruct stories about the past.