Join us for an enjoyable night at the Museum! They will be staying open late. Kids will enjoy story time, dinosaur tours, hands-on demonstrations, and short planetarium shows.
There is limited parking behind the museum and it usually requires a $5.00 pass from the museum gift shop.
Forest Street Public Parking Structure:
Parking rate is $1.20 per hour.If exiting the structure onto Church Street, by Pizza House, turn right, cross South University Avenue, and continue to Geddes Avenue.Cross street, turn left, and follow building approximately 100 yards to the Museum entrance, on your right.If exiting the structure onto Forest Street, turn left and proceed to South University Avenue.Cross street, turn left, and continue to Church Street. Turn right and continue to Geddes Avenue. Turn left, follow building approximately 100 yards to the Museum entrance, on your right.
Palmer Drive Public Parking Structure (Monday-Saturday; on Sundays, visitor parking is closed, but faculty/staff parking is free to the public. Park in “blue” permit spaces only, not Gold, Business, or Restricted)
Parking rate is $1.50 per hour.From Washtenaw Avenue turn onto Palmer Drive, then turn left at the red and white “Public Parking” sign into Palmer Drive Public Parking Structure.If an attendant is not present, advance toward the gate. It will open.On Sundays, park in the blue staff-faculty parking area at no cost.Take the elevator in South Stairwell to Level P4. Follow the sidewalk up the hill along the Dental School Building. The Museum is ahead on the left. The main entrance is between the statues of the black pumas.On weekends, the Plaza level doors are locked from the outside. To reenter structure, use level P4 door at base of stairs.