Events Calendar

Museum Closed July 3rd and 4th

The University of Colorado Museum of Natural History will be CLOSED for the Independence Day Holiday on Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4.


In-Service Day Workshop: Prehistoric Water Worlds

General Information

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Friday, February 14, 2014 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
CU Museum

Spend your day off school exploring fossils at the CU Museum.

Colorado used to be an inland sea full of weird and wonderful creatures. Explore the clues they left behind, excavate a fossil. Get a look at ancient creatures – large and small– that lived in our own backyard! Build your own watery diorama. Create a cretaceous valentine or two.

For K-5th grade students. We will provide snacks in the morning and afternoon. You provide lunch. Afternoon activities will include campus explorations to other museums, outdoor spaces, bowling or others depending on the weather.

Reservation/Ticketing Information
Advance registration and payment is required. Please contact or call 303-492-1666. Reduced rates are available for families who qualify for Free and Reduced Lunch at school.