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BySternberg Museum Mar 1, 2019

Sternberg Museum’s 20th Anniversary Event

It was 20 years ago; Fort Hays State University's Sternberg Museum of Natural History was getting its finishing touches as the staff prepare...

BySternberg Museum Mar 1, 2019

Summer Hours

 The Sternberg Museum will be switching to summer hours March 11th   Hours Mons-Sat 9am-6pm Sunday 1pm-6pm Admission Adults (age 1...

BySternberg Museum Feb 5, 2019

Pokemon Day

Attention Pokemon Trainers! April 27th is Pokemon Day at the Sternberg Museum! That means if you play Pokemon Go or just a fan of Pokemon, t...

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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