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BySternberg Museum Oct 14, 2019

Chuck Warner’s Lecture and Book Signing

Chuck Warner will discuss his new book Birds, Bones, and Beetles: The Improbable Career and Remarkable Legacy of University of Kansas Naturali...

BySternberg Museum Oct 3, 2019

National Fossil Day

Come out and help the Sternberg Museum celebrate National Fossil Day™! This year's theme is exploring the Ice Age of Kansas. FREE admission al...

BySternberg Museum Oct 2, 2019


Bring your bags, buckets, barrels, pillowcases, whatever you can find to fill with you for this year’s Halloween Spooktacular from 3:00 – 4:30...

BySternberg Museum Sep 17, 2018

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Come to the Sternberg Museum and experience a tour with experienced staff. Group Tours (min. of 12 people) are available as a part of the...

Museum Science Camps

Outdoor exploration is at the heart of our science camps and programs. Getting students outside interacting with nature, each other and instructors helps to anchor our lessons with powerful firsthand experiences. We look forward to sharing the wonder of science and exploration with you this summer!

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Mission Statement: "The Sternberg Museum of Natural History advances an appreciation and understanding of Earth’s natural history and the evolutionary forces that impact it. With an emphasis on the Great Plains, our goals are accomplished through research, publications, collections, interpretive exhibits, and educational programs created by our staff, colleagues, and community."


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