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Higher Education Visits

Thank you for your interest in visiting the Natural History Museum of Utah! 

No group visits will be available for Fall 2020 due to precautions around COVID-19. Rolling admission visits will still be available. Information for Spring 2021 will be available by mid-November 2020.  

Below you can find information about field trips for groups visiting from any type of higher education facility. 

Pricing 

To receive the pricing listed below groups must schedule their visit in advance.

 

Students

Teachers

Higher Education Classes (formal University and College classes)

Free

Free

Higher Education Organized Groups (e.g., clubs)

$4.00

$7.00

University of Utah students, staff and faculty receive free admission to the Museum a valid University ID. Groups from the University of Utah should still schedule a visit before arrival.


Field Trip 

Group field trips are not available for Fall 2020 due to COVID-19 precautions. NHMU proudly offers group visits for university and college groups to explore the Museum. These visits are self-guided unless a meeting is coordinated directly with a NHMU Staff Member or Scientist. 


Rolling Admission

NHMU is happy to offer university and college groups the option of visiting through Rolling Admission. This type of visit allows students to visit at any time during a set time period. Rolling Admission Field Trips are offered at all times but students will have to prearrange a time to visit due to COVID-19 precautions. To schedule a rolling admission field trip for your group please fill out the form below. Information about how students can schedule their visit will be included in the confirmation email. 


Additional Information

Please note, through generous support from the Utah State Board of Education and the Utah Legislature, the Museum is able to offer free admission to 40,000 Utah Public and Charter School students, plus their teachers and chaperones, each school year. These field trips typically occur Monday through Friday from 9:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., and the Museum can become crowded during these hours.


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