Regular Hours

Tuesday–Sunday 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Closed Mondays  

Summer Hours 
June 3—August 31, 2024

Daily 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.


Holiday Closures
The museum is closed Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, December 26, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. 

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Admission for individuals and families is free. Donations are always appreciated.

For groups of 10 or more people, you can find admission prices, as well as reservation and program information here

Masks optional

Biological Sciences Building
1105 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1085
Phone: 734-764-0478

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The U-M Museum of Natural History inspires curiosity with exhibits that explore the natural world from molecules to dinosaurs, a planetarium to discover the Universe, science demonstrations, and U-M scientists discussing their research.

Changes are occurring in some exhibit areas, and you may encounter temporary closures. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Questions? Email

Arriving at the Museum

In the Museum

  • To preserve our specimens and artifacts, food and most drinks are not allowed in the museum. Water is permitted.

  • You can access a digital map of the museum here.




Museum Map

View a map of the museum. You can enhance your visit by downloading our free app which includes self-guided tours,  a curated list of exhibits, events calendar, and museum map. Available for download on iOS or Android.