The Museum building is temporarily closed. As of Monday, June 1, our Museum’s outdoor campus is open for exploration. 

Welcome to the Delaware Museum of Natural History 

Our mission: to investigate nature and science, preserve and interpret our collections, conduct scientific research, and inspire people of all ages to a lifetime of exploration and discovery. Through this mission, we strive to achieve our purpose: to help develop a caring society that respects and values our planet.

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The Museum building is temporarily closed. As of Monday, June 1, our Museum’s outdoor campus is open for exploration. 

Upcoming Events

  1. Fantasy Fridays: Iced Out Science

    June 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  2. Family Fun Day

    July 18 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
  3. Fantasy Fridays: Superhero Spider Senses

    July 24 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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