Must See Exhibits for Adults

Trace the milestones of our species’ fascinating history by studying skull casts, interactive maps, and more.

Explore our evolutionary history while surrounded by dioramas of African wildlife and splashing penguins.

The Kimball Natural History Museum explores the evolution—and future—of life on Earth.

Happening Today

Adults, Kids - Piazza
1:00 pm
Adults, Kids, Members - Philippine Coral Reef
11:30 am, 2:30 pm
Adults, Kids, Members - Reef Lagoon
10:45 am
Adults, Kids, Members - Coat Check
10:00 am
Adults, Kids, Members - African Hall
10:30 am
Adults, Educators, Scientists, Kids, Members - Planetarium
12:00 pm, 1:30 pm, 3:00 pm
Adults, Educators, Scientists, Kids, Members - Planetarium
11:15 am, 12:45 pm, 2:15 pm, 3:45 pm

Upcoming Events

Sat. Oct. 26th at 11:30 am

Watch as a diver plunges into one of the world's deepest living coral reef tanks.

Sun. Oct. 20th at 10:45 am

Meet our biologists for an up-close lagoon feeding with the Academy’s rays.

Thu. Oct. 24th at 6:00 pm

Brighten up your evening with a private reception, 2 free drinks, light bites, discounts, and an Academy tour.

Thu. Oct. 31st at 6:00 pm

Brighten up your evening with a private reception, 2 free drinks, light bites, discounts, and an Academy tour.

Thu. Nov. 7th at 6:00 pm

Brighten up your evening with a private reception, 2 free drinks, light bites, discounts, and an Academy tour.

Thu. Nov. 14th at 6:00 pm

Brighten up your evening with a private reception, 2 free drinks, light bites, discounts, and an Academy tour.