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Blanding
 
Dinosaur Museum
 
754 South 200 West
 
Blanding   UT  84511    
 
Phone   435 678-3454
 
Web Site  http://www.dinosaur-museum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:dinos@dinosaur-museum.org
 
Description  skeletons, skin, eggs, footprints, feathered dinosaurs
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Dinosaurs
 
New or Updated:   1/15/2004

Utah
Provo
BYU Earth Science Museum
Address
Provo UT
Phone
Web Site
http://cpms.byu.edu/ESM/index.html
Description
museum with working paleontology lab
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility
Paleontology

Utah
Salt Lake City
Utah Museum of Natural History
215 S 1350 W
Salt Lake City UT 84104
Phone 801 581-6927
Web Site http://raven.umnh.utah.edu/umnh
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

Utah
Vernal
Utah Field House of Natural History State Park
235 East Main Street
Vernal UT 84078
Phone 435 789-3799
Web Site http://parks.state.ut.us/parks/www1/utaf.htm
Alt Web http://www.desertusa.com/utfield/utfield.html
Description life size Tyrannosaurus replica, and 16 others on garden path, other archaeological, geological & mineral exhibits
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Dinosaurs
Owner/Operator: Utah DNR

 

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Virginia
Charlottesville
Virginia Museum of Natural History
104 Emmet
Charlottesville VA  22904
Phone 804 982-4605
Web Site www.vmnh.org
Description exhibits, programs, special events
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

Virginia
Chincoteague
Oyster & Maritime Museum
7125 Maddox Boulevard
PO Box 352
Chincoteague VA 23336
Phone
757 336-6117
Web Site www.chincoteague.com/omm.html
Description ecology, first fresnel lens
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Natural History

  VA

  Martinsville

  Virginia Museum of Natural History

  1001 Douglas Avenue

  Martinsville  VA  24112    

  Phone  276 666-8600

  Web Site http://www.vmnh.net/

  Description  wildflowers, life in the sea, ice age, dinosaurs, rock hall of fame

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Paleontology

  New or Updated:  11/23/2006


  VA
 
Newport News
 
Virginia Living Museum
 
524 J Clyde Morris Boulevard
 
Newport News  VA   23601
 
Phone   757 595-1900
 
Web Site  http://www.valivingmuseum.org/
 
Description  Indoor & Outdoor animal & plant exhibits
 
Type of Resource   Nature
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Aquarium
 
New or Updated: 6/26/2004

    VT
 
Marlboro
 
Southern Vermont  Natural History Museum
 
Route 9
 
Hogback Mountain
 
Marlboro  VT 05344
 
Phone   802 464-0048
 
Web Site  http://www.vermontmuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@VermontMuseum.org
 
Description  mountaintop location features 100 mile views, Vermont wildlife specimens
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Natural History
 
Collection N-Z  Taxidermy
 
New or Updated:   6/17/2004

Vermont
St Johnsbury
Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium
1302 Main Street
St Johnsbury VT 05819
Phone 802 748-2372
Web Site www.genghis.com/fairbanks/museum
Description 1800 birds, Japanese netsuke collection
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
Collection G-M Hummingbirds

 

  WA

  Pullman

  Jacklin Collection

  122 Webster Hall

  Pullman       WA

  Phone   509 335-3009

  Web Site  http://www.wsu.edu/NIS/LibrariesandMuseums.html

  Description  2000 cut and polished pieces of petrified wood

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils

  New or Updated:        12/22/2005


Washington
Seattle
Natural History Museums and Collections
U WA Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle WA
Phone
Web Site http://www.lib.washington.edu/sla/natmus.html
E-mail mailto:aschiff@u.washington.edu
Description links to museums with natural history collections, other natural history link lists at site
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Web Site

Washington
Seattle
Burke Museum of Natural History & Culture
NE 45th St
U of Washington
Seattle WA 98195
Phone 206 543-5590
Web Site www.washington.edu/burkemuseum/
Description official state museum, Pacific Rim culture, paleontology
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility  Anthropology
Washington
Stevenson
Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center
990 SW Rock Creek Drive
Stevenson WA
Phone
Web Site www.columbiagorge.org/
Toll Free 800 991-2338
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History

  WA

  Vantage

  Ginkgo Petrified Forest Interpretive Center

  Address  Parks & Recreation Dept

  4511 Huntzinger Road

  Vantage  WA     98950    

  Phone   509 856-2700

  Web Site  http://www.parks.wa.gov/parkpage.asp?selectedpark=Ginkgo&pageno=1

  Toll Free  800 562-0990

  Alt Web  http://scidiv.bcc.ctc.edu/rkr/ginkgo/Ginkgo.html

  Description  largest petrified forest in the world, 200 species of fossilized stone

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Natural History

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor

  New or Updated:    8/6/2004

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