The Museum of Natural History is CLOSED until further notice. We are not accepting school or group reservations at this time.
If you have a previously scheduled group or school visit, you will be contacted by the museum to cancel or reschedule your visit and to arrange for refunds.
We are closely monitoring the coronavirus situation and will follow the guidance of the University of Michigan, local health officials, and the CDC. Please watch this site for updates.
Schedule by sending an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Or by phone at (734) 764-0480 (9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. weekdays)
Most programs are designed for school groups and available Monday through Friday only. Group Planetarium shows may be reserved on the weekend, but availability is limited.The Museum is open late Thursday evenings to accommodate after-school and scout group programs.
You will need:
We recommend one chaperone for every 10 students. Teachers are FREE.
U-M Groups: If you are part of a U-M group planning to visit the museum, please call the museum office to discuss arrangements.
Group Admission $3/person
Please call to schedule groups of 10 or more. Price includes group host, self-guided visit to all galleries, and hands-on discovery stations in select galleries.
|Guided Program Add-ons||Time|
|Investigate Lab Workshop||$7||45 minutes|
|Investigate Lab Workshop||$9||90 minutes|
|Stream Table Workshops||$8||60 minutes|
|Early Childhood workshops||$5||30 minutes|
|Early Childhood Planetarium
|Science Demonstrations||$2||20-30 minutes|
Special Field Trip Days (prices include admission)
Explorer Days (on select dates) $7 2 hours
Learn It! Do It! Day (on select dates) $10 2 hours
*Add-on Planetarium Show $2 20 minutes
Lunchroom $20 for up to 30 people, for 25 minutes (ask about availability)
Financial assistance is available. Call 734-764-0480 to ask about availability and how to qualify. Scholarship funds are limited, so call as early as possible.