The Discovery Corner and BioLounge will be closed Monday, July 29 through Sunday, August 25 for painting, maintenance, and an exhibit installation.
Discovery Corner programs will move to the TreeSpace gallery in the interim. Apologies for any inconvenience.


The 2019 GAMES summer program for middle school girls is full. Please check back for future science opportunities for girls. If you would like to be on the GAMES email list, please send us an email.

Girls At the Museum Exploring Science (GAMES) is a science program for girls at the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History. This summer program is a middle school edition of our long-running, successful GAMES program for 4th and 5th grade girls. We would especially like to have alumni of GAMES join us.

We will meet from 10 am-2 pm the week of June 24-28. Girls entering 7th or 8th grade are invited to participate. The program is free. Lunch and bus passes will be provided. Please fill out the registration form to be considered for the program.

  • Go behind the scenes at the museum and handle real museum specimens
  • Work with CU scientists
  • Practice scientific illustration with a professional artist   
  • Take a field trip to a research site   
  • Create a museum exhibit to share your work

Free for all participants! Lunch, bus passes, and take-home scientific tool kit provided.

  • Ir detrás de las escenas en el museo y maneja muestras realés.
  • Trabajar con científicos de CU.
  • Practica ilustraciónes cientifícos con una artista profesional.
  • Tomar una excursión a un sitio de investigación.
  • Desarollar una exposición en el museo para compartir su trabajo.

Gratis para todos los participantes. Almuerzo, pases para el autobús, y herramientas científicas para llevar a su casa serán disponible.

Questions? Please call 303-492-1666 or email museumed@colorado.edu.