Vikings: Beyond the Legend, now open
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Vikings of the Museum

Don't be surprised if you encounter a Viking in the flesh as you explore Vikings: Beyond the Legend

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Blue Grass & BBQ: The Rail Jumpers

Bluegrass & BBQ is back, and our first show is August 9!

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Summer Floral Arranging Workshop

Taught by Pam Olsen of Native Flower Company

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From the Blog
Posted June 29th

Of Mice and Meadows

A new exhibit in the Land Gallery shows how small mammals tell us about the past and present of the Great Basin ecosystem.
From the Blog
Posted June 7th

Science beyond the headlines

A new study adds evidence to one hypothesis about why so many bones ended up at Cleveland Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry.
From the Blog
Posted May 26th

Eric Rickart, A True Natural Historian

Shannen Robson discusses Dr. Eric Rickart, NHMU's curator of vertebrate zoology.

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