Independence Day Weekend
The U-M Museum of Natural History will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 for Independence Day. All other days and hours of operation will remain the same.
- Saturday, July 1, 2017, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
- Sunday, July 2, 2017, 12:00–5:00 p.m.
- Monday, July 3, 2017, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
- Wednesday, July 5–Friday, July 7, 2017, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
- Saturday, July 8, 2017, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
- Sunday, July 9, 2017, 12:00–5:00 p.m.
Dinosaur Tours take place daily at 2:00 p.m.
For information on Planetarium shows please visit our Public Planetarium Schedule.
Museum Hours: Monday-Saturday 9-5, Sunday 12-5
May 29, July 4, September 4, November 23, December 24, 25, 26, 31, 2017 and January 1, 2018.
Location: 1109 Geddes Ave., Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1079.
About 30 minutes from Detroit Metro Airport and about 60 minutes from downtown Detroit and downtown Toledo. The Museum is next to the Central Campus Transportation Center (CCTC), served by campus and Ann Arbor buses. MegaBus connects to Ann Arbor from Chicago, Detroit, and Toledo; Greyhound from Detroit, Jackson, Lansing, and other cities; Michigan Flyer from East Lansing and Detroit Metro Airport, and Amtrak from Chicago, Kalamazoo, Jackson, Detroit, and Pontiac.
Phone: (734) 764-0478 Fax: (734) 647-2767
Admission: Free to individuals and groups of 10 or fewer. Suggested donation is $6 per person.
Group Visits: Call 734.764.0480 to schedule. See Schedule a Group Visit for more details.
Comfort: The Museum has air conditioning in two of the 4th floor galleries and in the Planetarium.
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Smoke-Free Campus: In an ongoing effort to create an environment that is healthy for all members of the community, all campuses of the University of Michigan became smoke-free on July 1, 2011, extending the smoke-free environment of the University buildings to the campus grounds.