Natural History Museum of Utah

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Hours & Admissions


The Museum will be closing at 5:00p.m. on April 30. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Open 7 days! 
Sunday10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Thursday10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
​Last Admission is 4:30 p.m.
Last Admission on Wednesday is 8:30 p.m.
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. 
A Note about School Groups
The Museum is fortunate to host 45,000 school children every year. As a result, you may experience enthusiastic young learners during your visit. Many visitors enjoy the energy of school groups in the galleries.  However, if you wish to visit the Museum during a quieter time, the following days and times tend to be less busy:
Wednesday evenings – we are open until 9 p.m.
Monday – Friday after 2 p.m.

Admission Prices

Tickets are available for purchase at the Museum. 

Senior 65 and over$9.00
Youth 13 - 24$9.00
Child 3 - 12$8.00
Child 2 and underFree
Museum MembersFree

University of Utah Students, Faculty and Staff with Valid ID


Museum Free Days Tickets and Parking Information

Promotional Partners and Special Offers 

Ticket FAQ

Museum Gift Cards Now Available

Gift cards can now be purchased for any amount either onsite at the Museum or by phone.

Gift cards can be used to purchase tickets to visit the Museum, for Museum Membership, or at the Museum Store.

To purchase Gift Cards by phone, call 801.581.6927.  If you leave a message, your call will be returned within 24 hours.  Please note, there is a shipping and handling fee of $8 per mailing address for Gift Cards shipped by the Museum. There is no additional fee for Gift Cards picked up at the Museum.