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About Carnegie Museum of Natural History

Carnegie Museum of Natural History is a place of adventure, discovery and education that welcomes everyone to enjoy the wonders of its collections and exhibitions. Founded in 1895 by Andrew Carnegie, the museum has maintained an international reputation for its ongoing research and discovery that create a better understanding of the history of the earth and its inhabitants. Today, the museum is ranked among the top five natural history museums in the country and features 20 exhibition halls including the blockbuster Dinosaurs in Their Time.

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We Are Nature Opens at Carnegie Museum of Natural History

Press Releases

October 16, 2017
We Are Nature Opens at Carnegie Museum of Natural History

October 12, 2017
Kwel' Hoy: We Draw the Line! Exhibition Opens at Carnegie Museum of Natural History

October 2, 2017
Carnegie Museum of Natural History to Host Esteemed Panel and Screen New Documentary About Climate Change

August 30, 2017
Carnegie Museum of Natural History Celebrates Living Longer and Better

August 24, 2017
Renovated Cenozoic Gallery Reopens at Carnegie Museum of Natural History

August 16, 2017
Carnegie Museum of Natural History Home to Rescued Animals

August 4, 2017
Three New Appalachian Crayfish Species Named by Carnegie Researcher

July 18, 2017
The Grable Foundation Awards $100,000 Programming Grant

July 7, 2017
National Science Foundation Awards Carnegie Museum of Natural History a $397,706 Grant

May 17, 2017
The Power of Poison Blockbuster Exhibition Opens at Carnegie Museum of Natural History

April 26, 2017
Powdermill to Host Latin American Graduate Students

April 16, 2017
New Publication Shows Local Birds Adapting to Warmer Springs

March 14, 2017
Carnegie Museums Creates a Bird Alarm Clock

March 2, 2017
Winner of the 2016 Carnegie Mineralogical Award Announced

February 14, 2017
New Scientist Streaming Series a Free Resource for Schools

January 20, 2017
Symposium Planned to Celebrate Redisplay of Iconic Diorama

January 12, 2017
Amazing Butterflies Opening at Carnegie Museum of Natural History

January 6, 2017
Visitors Inspire New Carnegie Museum of Natural History Logo

January 3, 2017
NEH Funds Development of Ancient Egyptian Exhibit at Carnegie Museum of Natural History

December 5, 2016
Carnegie Museum of Natural History Renovates Gift Store

November 29, 2016
Daniel and Carole Kamin Donate $5 Million to Carnegie Museum of Natural History

October 11, 2016
Carnegie Museum of Natural History's Director Speaks on Global Crisis of Wildlife Trafficking