Reserve your school program today

 The KU Natural History Museum offers a range of educational programs for school groups. Programs available through the Public Education department are developed and taught by museum education professionals with science backgrounds and years of experience teaching in informal learning environments. Book your school program now by calling 785-864-4173. Scholarships are available.

Land bridges linking ancient India and Eurasia were ‘freeways’ for biodiversity exchange

The exchange of animals and plants between these areas laid the foundations for countless modern species.
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Fun things to do at the museum

What to See and Do

From Mosasaur Munchies to Science Scoops limericks, use our museum checklists and scavenger hunts to explore the museum during your next visit.
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Collection Focus:
Entomology

The Entomology collections at the KU Biodiversity Institute are estimated to contain over 4.9 million pinned and labeled specimens.
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Get Your Museum Passport

Going somewhere? Take your museum membership card with you.  Members receive free admission to more than 300 museums worldwide.
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