Terry Willis-Chasing the Light II
From Labor Day, May, 26th through Labor Day, September 1, 2014, The Prehistoric Museum will be offering FREE admission to active and retired military and their immediate family (living in same household). Must present military ID upon check in. Flyer >>
Museum Participates In Blue Star Museums Program
From Labor Day, May, 26th through Labor Day, September 1, 2014, The Prehistoric Museum will be offereing FREE admission to active and retired military and their immediate family, (living in same household). Must present military ID upon check in. Flyer
New Book Release - Museum Director, Dr. Ken Carpenter
Carpenter shares a notable accomplishment with two other editors and 10 writers in the release of a new book “Dinosaurs and Other Reptiles from the Mesozoic of Mexico” press release
Prehistory Week 2014
The Prehistoric Museum will be participating in Prehistory Week - May 3, 2014 through May 10, 2014 with 2 lectures and Family Activity Day. Flyer
Upcoming Art Gallery Exhibition-Timeless
Art by Charles J. Johnston - March 22,2014 through April 18, 2014 - Mixed media show with both paintings and sculptures. Artists Bio - Flyer
Work Has Resumed On The Stegosaur
With the arrival of the museum's Cheif Preparator, Carrie Herbel, (see details below), work has resumed on the Stegosaur. Stop by the museum and check it out. (general admission rates apply)
Cretaceous Christmas Celebration
Help us celebrate Christmas in the Cretaceous. FREE admission all day, gift shop
sale, live music, crafts and Santa Claus! Details
The Prehistoric Museum, USU Eastern Welcomes "Fossil-Fixer"
Newly hired Chief Preparator, Carrie Herbel, arrives at the Prehistoric Museum and hits the ground running. Press Release
The Other Side of Utah Art Gallery Exhibition )
Artists! This is your opportunity to have your art seen and sold in a museum gallery. All medium of art is welcomed. Information
New Attraction in the Children's Deiscovery Area
The Children's Discovery Area is now home to a child-size pithouse. This is a delightful feature that is being enjoyed by our visitors. Photo
There is a new attraction coming to the Prehistoric Museum. See if you can guess what it might be. More Details
Find out what interesing information has been realized from this scientific study. More Details
Dr. Ken Carpenter, the curator of paleontology and museum director and two of his colleagues identify new giant marine reptile. More Details
Scientist recently unveilied the skelton of one of the largest known armored dinosaurs in its new home at Utah State Univerity Eastern Prehistoric Museum.
Prehistoric Museum researchers stumble upon ancient giant clams south of Price.
Two new exhibits were unviled at the mammoth 25th anniversary celebration. Details
Museum visitors can witness earthquake patterns that have developed over time.
Miners digging coal encounter these prints in the roof of modern coal-beds in great numbers.
He was just 5 years old sitting in a darkened room when the monster entered his life.