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    Natural History Museum of Utah

    301 Wakara Way
    Salt Lake City , UT 84108
    (801)-581-4303  |  Fax: (801)-581-3684

    Website: nhmu.utah.edu


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    Experience Utah’s natural history from the ground up. The Natural History Museum of Utah at the Rio Tinto Center is a treasure trove of fascinating artifacts, jaw-dropping dinosaurs, amazing science, and stories of living history. You’ll marvel at this architectural wonder where science is alive, accessible, entertaining and simply awe-inspiring.

    Journey to the top of a three-story indoor canyon. Wander through...

    Experience Utah’s natural history from the ground up. The Natural History Museum of Utah at the Rio Tinto Center is a treasure trove of fascinating artifacts, jaw-dropping dinosaurs, amazing science, and stories of living history. You’ll marvel at this architectural wonder where science is alive, accessible, entertaining and simply awe-inspiring.

    Journey to the top of a three-story indoor canyon. Wander through Utah’s dinosaurs and animal life. Interact with earthquakes and erosion. Hear stories of Utah’s native peoples, past and present. Enjoy breath-taking views from our observatory deck. Hike the Shoreline trail. Experience history, as only Utah can reveal it.

    Please visit our website at NHMU.utah.edu.


     

     

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    Natural History Museum of Utah Free Day

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    July 14, 2014 - October 12, 2015

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    NHMU Second and Third Grade Camps: Science Adventure Class: Paleo Kids

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    June 8 - August 7, 2015

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    NHMU Fourth and Fifth Grade Camps: Sci-Hi Adventures

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    June 15 - July 31, 2015

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    NHMU First Grade Camps: Space Camp

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    June 15 - July 31, 2015

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    NHMU Second and Third Grade Camps: Adventures in Science

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    June 15 - July 31, 2015

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    NHMU Kindergarten Camps: Dino-Mite Partner Camp with Tanner Dance

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    June 22 - July 31, 2015

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    NHMU First Grade Camps: Curious Kids

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    June 29 - July 31, 2015

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    NHMU Kindergarten Camps: Seussical Science

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    June 29 - August 7, 2015

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    NHMU First Grade Camps: Rhythm Makers

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    June 29 - August 7, 2015

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    NHMU First Grade Camps: Artful Science

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    July 6 - August 14, 2015

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    NHMU Kindergarten Camps: Rocks ROCK!

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    July 6 - August 14, 2015

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    NHMU First Grade Camps: Rock Hounds

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    July 14 - August 7, 2015

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    NHMU Sixth through Eighth Camp: Ex-Splore with Us!

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    July 27 - July 31, 2015

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    NHMU Second and Third Grade Camps: Can You Dig It?

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    August 3 - August 7, 2015

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    NHMU Fourth and Fifth Grade Camps: Archaeological Investigations

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    August 3 - August 7, 2015

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    Jeremy Morris and Shrinivasan Raghuraman

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    August 7, 2015

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    NHMU Second and Third Grade Camps: Climbing Geology

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    August 10 - August 14, 2015

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    NHMU Sixth through Eighth Camp: Art of Science

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    August 10 - August 14, 2015

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    NHMU First Grade Camps: The Natural World

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    August 10 - August 14, 2015

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    NHMU Fourth and Fifth Grade Camps: Rocks and Ropes

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    August 10 - August 14, 2015

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    Science Movie Night: Now, Forager

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    August 11, 2015

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    The Paint Mixer Workshop: Dandelion

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    August 19, 2015

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    Scientist in the Spotlight: With Allison Chan and Shrinivasan Raghuraman

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    August 21, 2015

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    Bug Brigade

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    August 22, 2015

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    Birds in the Lab!

    Presented by HawkWatch International and at Natural History Museum of Utah

    August 29, 2015

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    Zooarchaeology with Kathryn A. Mohlenhoff and Plant Chemistry with Jerry Schneider

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    September 4, 2015

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    Scientist in the Spotlight: Fireflies! With Christy Bills

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    September 18, 2015

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    Birds of Paradise: Amazing Avian Evolution

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    September 19, 2015 - January 3, 2016

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    Pigeons

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    September 19, 2015 - January 3, 2016

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    Fighting Cancer with Julia Carleton

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    October 2, 2015

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    Artist Workshop Series: Bone Necklaces

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    October 7, 2015

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    Mutant Worms With Pablo Maldonado

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    October 16, 2015

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    Artist Workshop Series: Fall Centerpiece

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    November 4, 2015

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    Scientist in the Spotlight: Plant Chemistry with Jerry Schneider

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    November 6, 2015

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    Scientist in the Spotlight: Vachel Carter and Shannen Robson

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    December 4, 2015

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    Scientist in the Spotlight: with Julia Carleton and Elizabeth Johnson

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    December 18, 2015

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