400 College Avenue - Lancaster, PA 17603-3393 Phone: (717) 291-3941
HOURS: Tuesday - Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. & Sunday from 12 noon to 5 p.m.


Sparking Curiosity. 60 Years and Counting.

The North Museum of Natural History & Science inspires curiosity, discovery, and lifelong appreciation of nature, science, and cultures through educational exhibits, collections, and programs.  

Since 1953, the North Museum of Natural History & Science has inspired curiosity and a love of science in children and adults of all ages. Through exhibits, events and educational programming, we plant the seeds of exploration leading to a lifelong journey of discovery. Visit us often to find out about upcoming events and activities. There’s always something new at the North!

RACE: Are We So Different?  An exhibition open through September 28

Presented in collaboration with the YWCA Lancaster, "RACE: Are We So Different" offers our community the chance to start a conversation about race. Read more  

North Museum and YWCA recently on WITF Smart Talk