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Museum News

February 22, 2005

The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation has awarded a team of institutions, including the University of Colorado, a $1.6 million grant to build an online automated georeferencing tool.

April 5, 2011

Children will: Engage in fun, hands-on, and stimulating science activities. Touch and explore real museum objects. Enjoy expeditions through museum exhibits and collections. Participate in entertaining activities and games. Make creative crafts and take home projects. The fee is $20 per workshop ($15 for Museum Members at the Family Level). Each workshop meets for three hours from 9:00am-noon at the CU Museum of Natural History on the CU-Boulder Campus. Snacks will be provided.

April 15, 2011

Come one, come all to celebrate this magnificent planet with Wild Bear Mountain Ecology Center and the National Center for Atmospheric Research as we kick off Earth Week together!

January 10, 2005
The Museum is launching a new service to serve you better - "CU Museum Update", an email announcement designed to keep you up-to-date on the happenings at the CU Museum!
October 11, 2004

Join us in Denver for Toh-Atin Gallery's silent auction benefit for the CU Museum's Joe Ben Wheat Fund.


Press Information & Resources

For press kits for temporary exhibits, see the temporary exhibit pages in the Exhibits Section. General press information and resources for the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History can be found below.

About the Museum (PDF, 437 KB)

Museum Logo (color JPEG, 80 KB)
Museum Logo (color PSD, 875 KB, requires Adobe Photoshop)

Press Photos

Photo credit line should read ©University of Colorado Museum of Natural History unless otherwise noted.

All zip files contain a text file with suggested caption information; for more information on any of the photos, please contact the museum.

BioLounge Photos (8 high-res JPEGs, 31 MB zip file)
Paleontology Hall Photos (9 high-res JPEGs, 33 MB zip file)
Girls At the Museum Exploring Science Photos (8 high-res JPEGs, 43 MB zip file)
Behind the Scenes Photos (6 high-res JPEGs, 33 MB zip file)