Museums

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Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
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Old Capitol Museum
Hanson Humanities Gallery

Have you ever wondered about the universe beyond our planet? For decades, scientists in the Department of Physics and Astronomy have worked to solve the mysteries of space. Join them on this... Read more

Saturday, July 22, 2017 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
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University of Iowa Main Library
Gallery

This is the current exhibition in the Main Library Gallery, open through August 25, 2017.

The Gallery is free and open to the public. Hours: M, W, Th, F 9 am - 6 pm; Tu 9 am - 8 pm; Sa 1... Read more

Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:30pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

Do you like to create new things? Join us for Makerspace Thursdays! All ages welcome, Makerspace Thursdays are free and no reservation is required, but some supplies may be limited.

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Friday, August 4, 2017 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Old Capitol Museum
Supreme Court Chamber

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 12:00pm
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Meskwaki Powwow Grounds

The Office of the State Archaeologist will attend the 103rd Annual Meskwaki Powwow as an exhibitor, an OSA tradition for the past several years!  Look for our education and outreach staff in the... Read more

Friday, September 1, 2017 - 10:00am to 10:30am
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old.  Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Friday, September 1, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

Trek through the Museum of Natural History after dark for a fun evening of discovery! Learn about our slowest friends, sloths, tortises, and more with interactive demonstrations, fun activities,... Read more

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

Trek through the Museum of Natural History after dark for a fun evening of discovery! Learn about our slowest friends, sloths, tortises, and more with interactive demonstrations, fun activities,... Read more

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

September's program is sure to be explostive! Explore the connection between technology, engineering, art, science, craft & creative problems solving. Makerspace Thursdays are open to ALL ages... Read more

Friday, September 15, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Old Capitol Museum
Supreme Court Chamber

Ever wished you could travel back in time? Join other time travelers for the next best thing - Old Capitol Museum History Club! Each month we will explore a different period of history through... Read more

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 10:00am to 10:30am
Old Capitol Museum
Supreme Court Chamber

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Friday, October 13, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

Trek through the Museum of Natural History after dark for a fun evening of discovery! Learn about our slowest friends, sloths, tortises, and more with interactive demonstrations, fun activities,... Read more

Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

Come see what all the noise is about! Explore the connection between technology, engineering, art, science, craft & creative problems solving. Makerspace Thursdays are open to ALL ages. The... Read more

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

Trek through the Museum of Natural History after dark for a fun evening of discovery! Learn about our slowest friends, sloths, tortises, and more with interactive demonstrations, fun activities,... Read more

Friday, November 3, 2017 - 10:00am to 10:30am
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old.  Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Friday, November 3, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

Trek through the Museum of Natural History after dark for a fun evening of discovery! Learn about our slowest friends, sloths, tortises, and more with interactive demonstrations, fun activities,... Read more

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

Trek through the Museum of Natural History after dark for a fun evening of discovery! Learn about our slowest friends, sloths, tortises, and more with interactive demonstrations, fun activities,... Read more

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

November's Makerspace is sure to entertain - musical matchboxes. Explore the connection between technology, engineering, art, science, craft & creative problems solving. Makerspace Thursdays... Read more

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Old Capitol Museum
Supreme Court Chamber

Ever wished you could travel back in time? Join other time travelers for the next best thing - Old Capitol Museum History Club! Each month we will explore a different period of history through... Read more

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 10:00am to 10:30am
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History
Iowa Hall

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old.  Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

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