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Museum of Natural History, University of Colorado

15th & Broadway, Boulder, CO 80309
Triceratops skull at the Museum of Natural History

Triceratops skull at the Museum of Natural History.

Photo credit: By Gaurav (Own work) [CC BY 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons

The University of Colorado Museum of Natural History houses more than 4 million artifacts and specimens in the areas of anthropology, botany, entomology, paleontology and zoology. The museum was founded in 1902, when Judge Junius Henderson was appointed its first curator. It is located on the University of Colorado Boulder campus in the Henderson Building. Admission is free.

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