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Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum
Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum

We can't wait to see you!

With working labs you can see into, one-of-a-kind objects all around you, and galleries filled with curiosity and conversation, at the Burke, you see—and feel—a world alive. The Burke Museum is located on the University of Washington campus in Seattle with a focus on dinosaurs, fossils, Northwest Native art, plant and animal collections, and cultural pieces from across the globe.  

Save time, get tickets online

Pre-purchased, online tickets are encouraged. A limited number of walk-up tickets are available on a first come, first-served basis as space allows. Book your ticket in advance to visit at your ideal time and skip the line on busy days like weekends and Free First Thursdays! You may arrive at any time during the hour of your reserved time slot.

Date

When would you like to visit? Please select a date from the calendar.

Entry Time

Museum hours are 10 AM – 5 PM Tuesday–Sunday. The BUY TICKETS button will appear once you select your desired entry time.

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Ticket Prices

All prices include tax.

  • Adult
    $22
  • Senior (62+)
    $20
  • Student (non-UW)
    $14
  • Youth (Ages 4–17)
    $14
  • Youth (3 and under)
    FREE
  • UW student, faculty, staff & retirees (w/ Husky Card)
    FREE
  • Members
    FREE

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This Day

Mar. 1

Marshallese master weaver Emma Joran in the Artist Studio

Friday, March 1
10:00 AM–5:00 PM

Join Marshallese master weaver, Emma Joran, as she works on a one-of-a-kind Pandanus weaving around a nuclear fan blade.

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Mar. 2

Marshallese master weaver Emma Joran in the Artist Studio

Saturday, March 2
10:00 AM–5:00 PM

Join Marshallese master weaver, Emma Joran, as she works on a one-of-a-kind Pandanus weaving around a nuclear fan blade.

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Mar. 3

Marshallese master weaver Emma Joran in the Artist Studio

Sunday, March 3
10:00 AM–5:00 PM

Join Marshallese master weaver, Emma Joran, as she works on a one-of-a-kind Pandanus weaving around a nuclear fan blade.

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Mar. 10

Time and Traditions

Sunday, March 10
10:00 AM–5:00 PM

Included with Admission

Enjoy daily self-directed activities in the museum during your visit.

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Mar. 24

Celebrate Holi! Spring Festival of Colors from South Asia

Sunday, March 24
11:00 AM–12:30 PM

Included with Admission

Join the Burke Museum & Hindi Time Kids to experience Holi, the South Asian Festival of Colors.

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Mar. 29

Screening "On Our Terms"

Friday, March 29
7:00 PM–10:00 PM

Join us for a special screening of the On Our Terms video project.

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