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The New Burke Grand Opening is coming October 12–14

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August 29, 2018

A look inside the process of creating the G̱a̱lg̱a̱poła (Working Together) digital book.

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August 29, 2018

Considering not only the visual aspects of historical Native art, but also the intangible properties to which they are connected.

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July 31, 2018

Helpful resources to help you identify the wildflowers you come across in our region.

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July 31, 2018

Dr. Holly Barker and Burke Museum's Oceania collections assist with University Beyond Bars classroom learning.

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July 17, 2018

The Burke Museum’s pivoting window wall is a massive, human-powered architectural feature that will open the café space to the outdoors.

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June 28, 2018

Twenty-five years ago, the film Jurassic Park appeared on the big screen along with the famous fearsome Tyrannosaurus rex.

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June 22, 2018

They've made many trips to the Burke Museum to see the T. rex this past year and formed a special friendship along the way.

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June 7, 2018

The history of the Burke Museum Malacology Collection dates back to the origins of the museum itself.

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June 7, 2018

Malacology is the study of molluscs, a large and spectacularly diverse group of soft-bodied, invertebrate animals.

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