Museum of Natural History (Henderson)

The University of Colorado Museum of Natural History is home to the largest natural history collection in the Rocky Mountain region and features five exhibition galleries where visitors can explore natural and human history through engaging and interactive displays. The youngest visitors enjoy The Discovery Corner where everything is hands-on. Visitors to the BioLounge can sip a hot beverage while experiencing exhibits that focus on biodiversity. The museum is open every day (except university holidays). Admission is free.

1035 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80309

Place Type

Museum

Upcoming Events

Poveka: Master Potter Maria Martinez 

For a limited time, the CU Museum of Natural History will feature a special selection of blackware pottery created by internationally renowned ceramic artist...

2/23
Poveka: Master Potter Maria Martinez 

For a limited time, the CU Museum of Natural History will feature a special selection of blackware pottery created by internationally renowned ceramic artist...

2/24
Poveka: Master Potter Maria Martinez 

For a limited time, the CU Museum of Natural History will feature a special selection of blackware pottery created by internationally renowned ceramic artist...

2/25
Mornings at the Museum

Bring your favorite preschooler to our Discovery Corner for a hands-on introduction to the wonderful world of science, literacy and nature! Have fun learning...

2/25 9:30am
Poveka: Master Potter Maria Martinez 

For a limited time, the CU Museum of Natural History will feature a special selection of blackware pottery created by internationally renowned ceramic artist...

2/26

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R Berman

R Berman left a positive review 12/3/2018

Excellent and highly relevant presentation.

Robert Karson Shearon

Robert Karson Shearon left a positive review 9/25/2018

She was an amazing teacher. The metaphor of a tree/forest was very helpful.

Tess Eidem

Tess Eidem left a positive review 9/25/2018

This was a great experience! Rebecca was an awesome teacher too!

Upasana Das

Upasana Das left a positive review 4/5/2018

It was an amazing experience. The tour guide, Jim, was very knowledgable and provided a detailed explanation for some of the rarest collection.

Leighanna Hinojosa

Leighanna Hinojosa left a positive review 2/26/2018

Absolutely amazing to hear about the forest walking to foster environmental learning, a practice highlighted in indigenous epistemologies among others.