The Burke Museum has a traditional jukung in its Culture collections, but until recently its origins were a mystery.
A local 10-year-old discovered a fossilized mammoth tooth while walking along the beach on Whidbey Island.
Burke volunteers discover two spider families new to Washington state.
Northwestern gartersnakes are the smallest gartersnake species in Washington.
Terrestrial gartersnakes are found in southwestern Canada and western United States.
Burke Museum paleontologists discovered a T. rex in Montana, including a very complete skull.
Researchers are uncovering new insights about the early stages of life for several Puget Sound fishes.
The tower crane that will lift all building materials for the New Burke was recently installed!
Nearly 18,000 cubic yards of soil, asphalt and other material have been moved at the New Burke site.
A groundbreaking project to reestablish traditional dugout canoe culture among their five Inland Northwest member tribes.
The 27-million-year-old fossil whale on display in our Life & Times exhibit is officially a new species!