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The exterior of the Natural History Museum of Utah

Plan Your Visit

Reserve tickets for your visit or explore Museum Membership to get free admission for an entire year. 

Guest Favorites

2024 Lecture Series

The Lecture Series commences March 12 with a free lecture at NHMU from Pulitzer Prize-winner Ed Yong. Registration required. 

Inspired by Jane

An essay contest for Utah's 6th–8th graders, the winner of which will meet Jane Goodall in Seattle. 

Family Late Nights

A fun way for the family to experience the Museum after the doors close to the public for the night! Opportunities coming up in February, March, and May.

Discover the Collection

We are home to a world-renowned collection of 1.6 million objects. Discover our expertise in the wonders of life, earth and culture. Explore Science

A dinosaur fossil

Science Stories from the Museum

Browse exciting news and video about the Museum’s collections, events, programs and more!

A man looks through binoculars

Citizen Science

Browse exciting news and video about the Museum’s collections, events, programs and more!

Exterior of NHMU
A child examines an exhibit at NHMU.

Become a Member

Museum Membership comes with many benefits, including free admission to the NHMU for a year. Best of all, Members help support the Museum in its research and education initiatives every day!

Visit us at the Natural History Museum of Utah, a museum as dramatic as the wonders it holds. We illuminate the natural world and the place of humans within it.

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