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Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

51 locals recommend ·

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October 13, 2018
If you like Native Tribal Culture and/or dinosaurs, you will have a great time.
August 16, 2018
Part of UW and has great exhibits for kids too!
July 25, 2018
Established in 1899 as the Washington State Museum, it traces its origins to a high school naturalist club formed in 1879. The museum is the oldest in Washington state and boasts a collection of more than 16 million artifacts, including the world's largest collection of spread bird wings. Located on…
April 13, 2018
On the UW campus, the Burke is awesome for kids (dinos! snakeskins! crystals!) but also has an incredible Native art collection if interested. Don't forget to go downstairs.
March 17, 2018
An easy and direct 3 minute bus-ride away, this museum is located on the UW campus and is centered in a brand-new state-of-the-art building. My three-year-old vouches for its amazing appeal to little curious minds (and my husband vouches for its interest to the adults accompanying those curious…

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1413 Northeast 45th Street
Seattle, WA 98105
Phone+1 206-543-7907
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 10:00 AM
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