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Fall into new tours at the Beaty Museum

Autumn is a time for renewal for many of us, and at UBC it’s easy to see students getting back to their studies. One way we can continue learning outside of school is to take part in new experiences. This fall, we are offering six new guided tour options, and a free audio tour! Our […]

Can I Touch That?

Can I Touch That?

Beaty Boxes are a valuable tool for educators to help students explore biodiversity according to their own learning style.

Dinosaur Trackways opens with record Nocturnal crowd

Dinosaur Trackways opens with record Nocturnal crowd

Over 140 people attended the opening of our new Dinosaur Trackways exhibit on Thursday, March 29.

Herbarium Collection BioBlitz!

Herbarium Collection BioBlitz!

One of the most interesting things I found when I first started as curator, was to realize that we did not have a full inventory of our collection! We know we have over 700,000 specimens so it’s not an easy task to find gaps in our collections. Imagine that, not knowing what you have in your museum collection.

Spring Break 2018

Spring Break 2018

During Spring Break, join the Beaty Biodiversity Museum every day at 12:00 pm for a different hands-on activity, brought to you by volunteers, staff, curators, and special guests!