February 21, 2013-April 14, 2014
Curated by Steve Lekson, this exhibition features more than 100 rarely exhibited ceramics from the museum's celebrated southwestern collection and takes visitors through more than 1000 years (AD 500-1600) of southwestern history. Photographs of ancient southwestern ruins by noted aerial photographer Adriel Heisey provide a visual and dramatic frame of reference for the exhibition
Oct. 8, 2012 – Jan. 30, 2014
Beetles are one of the most successful organisms on the planet. Representing 40 percent of all insects and having existed for millions of years, they make up 25 percent of all known species. Immerse yourself in Beetles and explore their diversity, beauty and behavior. The exhibition includes a special display of beetle artwork created by local artist and author Steve Jenkins.
May 11, 2013 – March 2, 2014
University of Colorado Museum of Natural History
Contemporary Pueblo Pottery showcases pottery from historical and contemporary Pueblo potters who remember and honor the ancient pottery produced by their ancestors. Themes, techniques and styles from places like Mesa Verde and the Mimbres Valley are revisited in these strikingly beautiful examples of contemporary Pueblo ceramics.
Come have a cup of coffee and explore the world of biodiversity in a changing dynamic space that features...
We invite you to explore the Paleontology Hall and the exhibit Fossils: Clues to the Past to see how fossils are studied and what things can be learned from them.
This special exhibit invites children of all ages to learn about natural history...