Featured Coming Events
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. The “tech” of our world – the cloud, drones, the quantified self, the Internet of Things, self-driving cars, augmented reality, etc., is changing faster and faster, with fascinating effects on the...
May 11, 2015 - 7:00pm
The City Library - 210 East 400 South, Salt Lake City, Utah
Sepideh wants to become an astronaut. She spends her nights exploring the secrets of the universe, while her family will do anything to keep her on the ground. The expectations for a young Iranian woman are very different from Sepideh's ambitions, and her plans to go to university are in danger. But Sepideh holds on to her dream! She takes...
May 13, 2015 - 6:30pm
The Naturalist Lab | The Natural History Museum of Utah
Workshop attendees will be taught how to make paper out of junk mail and old paper scraps. This is Brady’s own paper-making process, perfected from hours of working with paper pulp!
May 15, 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 Museum of Utah and find out! You'll participate in activities for the whole family as you explore the Museum at night, enjoy an evening snack, and then it’s off for a flashlight hunt before heading home for bed.
April 11, 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...
April 13, 2015 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
The Museum is pleased to offer four Free Days in 2015 in appreciation for the important Zoo, Arts, and Parks funding we receive from Salt Lake County. The second Free Day at...
April 13, 2015 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Live Demonstrations on Museum Free Days Find out what balloons, bicycle wheels, liquid nitrogen and flowers have in common! Energetic and interactive demonstrations...
April 14, 2015 - 7:00pm
Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure describes the plight of best friends, Bill S. Preston and Ted "Theodore" Logan, who are in danger of being separated because they're...
April 17, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join functional biologist Jeremy Morris to discover how subtle physiological differences and gender determine how well wolves can run, capture food, and compete for mates
April 17, 2015 - 6:30pm - April 18, 2015 - 8:30am
Come and explore the Natural History Museum of Utah after hours! This overnight is for Brownie, Junior and Cadette troops or individual girls with an adult chaperone!