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  AZ

  Glendale

  Katydid Insect Museum

  5060 West Bethany Home #4

  Glendale  AZ    85311    

  Phone  623 931-8718

  Web Site *****

  Alt Web http://www.azcentral.com/ent/calendar/articles/0707katydid07.html

  Description  THEIR WEBSITE IS NOTHING BUT ADS a/o JAN 2007, most recent

                    dated reference is in Alt Link

  Type of Resource Nature

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Insects

  New or Updated:  1/20/2007
 

  AZ

  Tucson

  International Wildlife Museum

  4800 W Gates Pass Road

  Tucson  AZ

  Phone  520 618-3561

  Web Site http://www.thewildlifemuseum.org/index.cfm

  Description  400 species of insects, mammals & birds

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Insects

  Collection N-Z   Taxidermy

  Owner/Operator:  Safari Club International

  New or Updated:   7/11/2007

 
Hayward
California
Sulphur Creek Nature Center
1801 D Street
Hayward CA 94541
Phone 510 881-6747
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Nature
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
Field of Study Science Facility Insects

Los Angeles
Ralph M Parsons Insect Zoo
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles
900 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles CA 90007
Phone 213 763-3166
Web Site http://www.nhm.org/education/page009.html
E-mail mailto:info@nhm.org
Description part of Childrens Discovery Center at larger Natural history museum, see and hold live insects
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Children
Field of Study Insects

California
Saratoga
Youth Science Institute Sanborn Nature Center
16055 Sanborn Road
Saratoga CA 95070
Phone 408 867-6940
Web Site http://www.ysi-ca.org/Sanborn/SBHome.html
Description one of three YSI sites, Nature center is located in Sanborn Park - insects, live animals, garden
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Nature History
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
Field of Study Insects
New or Updated: 06/08/2003

  Colorado

  Colorado Springs

  May Natural History Museum & Museum of Space Explo

  710 Rock Creek Canyon Road

  Colorado Springs  CO        80926    

  Phone   719 576-0450

  Web Site  http://www.maymuseum-camp-rvpark.com/museum_center.htm

  Toll Free  800 666-3841

  Alt Web  http://www.pikes-peak.com/NaturalHistory/

  Description  tropical invertebrates including insects, butterflies and bats, space museum is mostly  NASA photos and films, plus aircraft and space vehicle models

  Type of Resource   Science

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Insects

  Collection A-F Butterflies

  New or Updated:             4/29/2005
 

  Westminster

  Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center

   6252 West 104th Avenue

  Westminster        CO           80020    

  Phone   303 469-5441

  Web Site  http://www.butterflies.org/index.cfm

  Description  5 acre facility with 1200 butterflies, tropical conservatory, insect center with touching  and holding of tarantulas, cockroaches, Water's Edge

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Insects

  Collection A-F Butterflies

  New or Updated:              8/7/2005

Durham
North Carolina
Museum of Life and Science
433 Murray Avenue
Durham NC 27704
Phone 919 220-5429
Web Site http://ils.unc.edu/MCML/mcmls.html
Alt Web www.herald-sun.com/ncmls/
Description museum holds several bug-related activities
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study Science Facility Insects
  North Dakota
 
Grand Forks
 
U of North Dakota Zoology Museum
 
Department of Biology
 
Grand Forks                        ND          58202    
 
Phone         701 777-2621
 
Web Site      *****
 
Description
 
Type of Resource       Science
 
Field of Study/Science Facility      Insects
 
New or Updated:              12/1/2003
Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
Insectarium
8046 Frankfort Avenue
Philadelphia PA
Phone 215 338-3000
Web Site www.insectarium.com
Description over 100,000 insects, many alive, including kitchen and bath swarming with cockroaches
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study Science Facility Insects
Plano
Texas
Cockroach Hall of Fame
The Pest Shop
2231-B West 15th Street
Plano TX
Phone
972-519-0355
Web Site
www.pestshop.com
Description
cockroaches of all sizes, some exhibited dressed as famous people, presented by pest control owner
Type of Resource Tourist Attraction
Field of Study Science Facility Insects

  Wisconsin

  Ashippun

  Honey Acres Bee Museum & Nature Trail

  N1557 Highway 67

  PO Box 346

  Ashippun  WI   53003    

  Phone   920 474-4411

  Web Site  http://www.honeyacres.com/

  Toll Free  800 558-7745

  Alt Web  http://www.oconomowoc.org/attractions.htm

  Description  beekeepers since 1852

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Insects

  New or Updated: 10/12/2004

Laramie
Wyoming
U WY Insect Museum
Agriculture Room 4018, U WY campus
Laramie WY
Phone
Web Site http://www.uwyo.edu/ag/psisci/braconid/gallery.htm
Description collection begun in 1894, now has Insect and Tropical Rainforest rooms
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study Science Facility Insects
Collection A-F Butterflies
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