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

Join us for:

  • Museum Highlights Tours - Saturdays and Sundays, please see events calendar for dates and times
  • Wonderful World of Whales Tours - Saturdays and Sundays, please see events calendar for dates and times
  • Scientist in the Forum where U-M scientists explain their research, most Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 p.m.
  • Science Demonstrations - Saturdays and Sundays, 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
  • Biodiversity and Paleo Lab Chats - Saturdays and Sundays, 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
  • Hands-on demonstrations in the exhibits  

Sign up for tours at the Welcome Desk
Programs subject to change.  Many of these activities will be suspended during special event weekends.



Weekends at UMMNH: