Summer Camps NOW OPEN

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We have a diverse collection of exhibits covering the spectrum of natural history; including “Jane” the juvenile Tyranosaurus Rex.

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Summer festival featuring local craft beer breweries, restaurants, pizzerias and music.

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A Place of Wonder

A face filled with wonder is a common sight at the Burpee Museum of Natural History.  Our many unique exhibits have been known to intrigue both the young and old onlookers.


It is the goal of Burpee Museum of Natural History for you to have an effortless event. The perfect setting at Burpee Museum can make all the difference in the feel and success of your event.

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It is the mission of Burpee Museum of Natural History to inspire all people to engage in a lifetime of discovery and learning about the natural world, through preservation and interpretation.

Upcoming Events

  1. All Day Summer Camp

    June 26 - June 29
  2. Books & Beasties – Turtles

    June 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  3. Critter Club

    July 5 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  4. Animal Hour

    July 6
  5. I HEART ART – Summer Camp 2017 – Week 2

    July 10 @ 8:00 am - July 13 @ 5:00 pm