UNSM hosts a variety of annual events for all ages. Explore some of these events below.
Dinosaurs & Disasters
UNSM's annual event with the UNL Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences. Explore hands-on learning activities throughout the museum. Many stations will be based on the year's theme.
Valentine Wine & Dine
This adults-only event includes dinner, a drink and a child-free night to explore the museum.
Archie's Late Night Party
Come celebrate Archie's birthday with UNSM. This party includes storytime, activities and fun for the whole family.
A celebration of all things fossil related. This event typically includes Fossil Night trick or treat: a night of hands-on fossil activities and trick or treating throughout the museum.
Hubbard Lecture & Native American Heritage Month
Celebrate the cultures of the Native American tribes who live in North America. The Hubbard Lecture features a Native American guest speaker on a different topic each year.
UNSM will open early with dimmed lights and audio projections to allow our friends and families who need it, the chance to explore the museum in a reduced stimuli environment.