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

Spring Color Tree Walk

The CU Museum of Natural History and CU Facilities Management – Outdoor Services will be hosting their annual Spring Color Tree Walk led by Facilities...

5/22 5pm
Museum Closed for Memorial Day

The CU Museum of Natural History will be closed on Monday, May 28 as an officially-observed campus holiday.

5/28
New Exhibit Explores the Eating Habits of Birds

Flock to the CU Museum to celebrate the Year of the Bird and learn about how new digital technology allows researchers to better understand our fine...

5/29
Recycled Runway at the CU Museum of Natural HIstory

Young designers. Creative Genius. Inspiring Fashions. The CU Museum will be decked out with a special collection of original garments, designed and...

6/4
Recycled Runway at the CU Museum of Natural HIstory

Young designers. Creative Genius. Inspiring Fashions. The CU Museum will be decked out with a special collection of original garments, designed and...

6/8

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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.