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Burke Museum

Category: Monuments + Museums

17th & 45th St, Seattle, WA 98104


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Burke Museum - Reviews from across the web

Burke Museum | Museum/Attraction Review | Seattle | Frommers.com - expert review
Located at the northwest corner of the University of Washington campus, the Burke Museum features exhibits on the natural and cultural heritage of the Pacific Rim. Permanent exhibits include Life & Times, which covers 500 million years of Washington history (...

HistoryLink Essay: Burke Museum (Seattle)
As a testament to the Burke Museum’s professionalism and broad diversity, the museum was chosen as a “neutral depository” for the remains of Kennewick Man -- the extremely ancient and nearly complete skeleton discovered in 1996 on the shore of the Columbia River -- while the courts...

Seattle Attractions: Burke Museum: Historic Tours Seattle, Washington
Compare a dinosaur's forelimb with the wings of a typical bird of today such as a robin. Look at the feather imprints of the 150-million-year-old fossil Archaeopteryx-and see the similarities! Also, meet the Burke's new paleontology curator, Dr. Christian Sidor, who recently returned from field work...

Burke Museum, Seattle, WA : Reviews of Burke Museum - Yahoo! Travel
Located right on the University of Washington campus, this is the Northwest's only major museum of natural history. Exhibits are separated into three main divisi...

The Burke Museum Seattle, University District | Yelp
Well, it's natural and cutlural history, and I did major in history in college, and the truth is that I love museums and this is no exception. There's nothing you can't learn here about the Pacific NW, Washington and the Pacific Rim. Plus, dinosaurs to keep the kids happy and interactive...

Local News | Fossil hunting at Burke Museum's Dino Day | Seattle Times Newspaper
The fossil hunt is just one activity today at the museum, which hosts its annual Dino Day. Museum staffers will be there to explain paleontology to children and adults, and the museum will offer live demonstrations from scientists including paleontologist Bruce Crowley, who will work on a fossilized...

Burke Museum - Seattle, WA, 98195-0001 - Citysearch
Eons before Washington's dot.com era, dinosaurs reigned, glaciers ruled and volcanoes exploded. Not quite the same, the Burke offers a simulated glimpse at millions of year's worth of geology and cultures of Pacific Rim countries. Upstairs at Life and Times, gape at T-Rex's teenage cousin, 140-year-...

The Burke Museum Blog
It’s an interesting concept—turning environmentalism into a competition. It would be great if neighbors across the country would compete on par with Bill Nye and Ed Begley, Jr., but a simple challenge can be just as fun and empowering. Perhaps you can bet your roommate, or partner, or co...

Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture : INCLUDED with the Go Seattle Card
Adventure awaits everyone at the Burke Museum on the University of Washington campus—the Pacific Northwest’s hub for natural history and cultural heritage. See changing exhibits on discoveries in natural history and traditional cultural arts. Five million natural specimens in the collect...

Virtual Tour of Burke Museum - VR Seattle
The Burke Museum, located on the campus of the University of Washington in Seattle Washington, is the State museum of natural and cultural history, and the only major natural history museum in the Northwest.  It's a treasure trove of natural and artistic wonders from the Pacific Northwest and the Pa...

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