9 am - 5 pm
Tuesday 9 am - 5 pm
Wednesday 9 am - 5 pm
Thursday 9 am - 8 pm
Friday 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
Sunday 9 am - 5 pm



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

Fees apply for groups of 10 or more

Tickets are required for Planetarium & Dome Theater shows.

Tickets: $8, available one hour before show in the Museum Store



University of Michigan Museum of Natural History
Biological Sciences Building
1105 North University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1085
Phone: 734-764-0478 Email: ummnh.info@umich.edu
School and Group Entrance

Holiday Closings: Memorial Day, May 27; Fourth of July, July 4 ; Labor Day, September 2 ; Thanksgiving Day, November 28 (open November 29)









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!


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


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!


Inspire curiosity in your students! Choose newly designed student programs available onsite or bring our programs right into your classroom!



UMMNH Next Phase

The University of Michigan Museum of Natural History will open its next major phase of permanent exhibits and programs to the public on Sunday, November 10.

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Weekends at UMMNH

In addition to the great exhibits and the Planetarium & Dome Theater, weekends at the museum include a number of other science-focused activities!

Science in the Forum

The new Science Forum brings visitors face-to-face with scientists, providing an informal space for scientist presentations, films, discussions, and more!