Admission

General admission to the museum is always FREE, but donations are gratefully accepted.

Hours

Open for valid MCard Holders. We hope to open our doors to all of our audiences soon, but for now, only U-M students, faculty, and staff will have access. Everyone in the party must have their own valid Mcard (U-M ID).

Sundays and Fridays
Noon-4:00 p.m.

Location

Biological Sciences Building
1105 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1085
Phone: 734-764-0478
Email: ummnh.info@umich.edu

 

 


Whale Evolution: From Land to Sea

Explore the museum’s rich collection of prehistoric whale specimens in a 3D immersive environment accessible anywhere, any time!

 

 


Support the Museum 

There are several ways to contribute to the museum such as membership or through donations. Discover your opportunity to support today!

Membership

Become a member today for access to invitation-only events, exhibit previews, and discounts on paid attractions and amenities — including 20% off in the museum store!

Events

Check our upcoming events page for information about events, lab chats, demos and more!

Exhibits

Exhibits tell the story of our world and what we know about it. Visit iconic specimens from the old museum, touch real specimens, and use our high-tech tools to take an even closer look!

Summer Camp

Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic and in accordance with U-M policies, all 2020 Camp Explorations onsite sessions are cancelled. Click for more information.

 

 

Membership

Become a member today for access to invitation-only events, exhibit previews, and discounts on paid attractions and amenities — including 20% off in the Museum Store!

Virtual Field Trips

Classes, home-schoolers, groups and families can enjoy science fun with our Virtual Field Trips from anywhere! 

Museum@Home

Explore natural history from the comfort of your home! Science content for kids, families, and adults.

Virtual Summer Camp

Registration for Home Explorers Virtual Camp is now open.  Onsite camps still need University approval.