Featured Coming Events
March 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
The City Library - 210 East 400 South, Salt Lake City, Utah
One of the world's most precious resources is at risk. This film will help others learn what is at stake and what can be done to protect the source of nearly all our food: SEEDS. While the price of gold and oil skyrockets the fate of our most priceless commodity is ignored. Seeds provide the basis for everything from fabric, to food to...
March 12, 2015 - 7:00pm
Salt Lake City Public Library, 210 E 400 S
NHMU Lecture Series 2015 Envisioning Utah's Future: Challenges and Opportunities - By 2050 our population is projected to almost double. Will we have clean air to breathe? Enough water for our needs? Affordable energy supplies that don't damage our air and environment? The answers to all of these questions depend on the choices we make,...
March 18, 2015 - 7:00pm
The Canyon | The Natural History Museum of Utah
Come with a date, bring a group, or fly solo to this fast-paced, unexpected evening at the Natural History Museum of Utah. Meet some of Utah’s most extreme experts and hear amazing stories that will knock your socks off.
March 26, 2015 - 7:00pm
Kingsbury Hall, 1395 E. Presidents Circle
NHMU's 2015 Keynote Lecture As Yahoo's tech reviewer, David Pogue has a front-row seat to observe the blazing-fast torrent of new inventions. Hundreds of gadgets and technologies come down the pike every year and plenty get lots of press… even though most of it is junk. The “tech” of our world – the cloud, drones, the quantified self, the...
May 23, 2015 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Come meet a few of the Museum's neighbors! Twice a month, Hogle Zoo will be bringing in a variety of fun, and adorable mammals. Come see the bizarre armadillo, the curious...
May 23, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Meet the Bugs! Observe and handle live bugs to learn about their anatomy, behavior and important ecological roles. WIth this program we encourage you to...
May 23, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
May 24, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
May 25, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
NHMU is getting extreme this weekend. Join us for a weekend-long celebration with live animals, face painting, and hands-on activities. The Museum's current special...
May 28, 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...
June 3, 2015 - 6:30pm
Join local terrarium expert Lexi Dowdall and learn how to make your own up-cycled glass terrarium using local mosses, succulents, and other natural elements from Utah.