Visit Burpee

Burpee Museum of Natural History
737 North Main Street
Rockford, IL 61103


Museum General Admission:
Adults 13 and older: $8
Children 4 through 12: $7
Children up to 3: FREE
Members: FREE

Museum Hours:
Tuesday – Sunday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Closed Monday.

New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve & Christmas Day

Burpee Museum has four floors of handicap accessible Natural History exhibits. Visitors using wheelchairs or strollers may be dropped off at the Main Entrance, with free handicapped parking nearby. Wheelchairs are available free of charge; ask our Visitor Services staff for assistance.

Our mission is to inspire all people to engage in a lifetime of  discovery and learning about the natural world, through preservation and interpretation.


Save the Date: September 10th, 2017

Joan Kelley Ameriprise Financial

Day at The Museum: Community Free Day

Thank You for your Gift to the Community by sponsoring our September Community Day at the Museum! Burpee is thankful for Joan Kelly and Ameriprise Financial for their long time community participation.