Image of the main exhibit space of the museum.




A Natural History of Michigan

The museum’s main exhibit takes you on a tour of some of the highlights of Michigan’s past. Fifty display cases present snapshots of our natural wonders and human experiences.

Image of a bobcat (taxidermy)

Museum Hall

The hallway of Rowe Hall connecting the museum to the university's Human Relations Department features changing displays of recent museum acquisitions and rarely exhibited collection objects in addition to the traditional displays.

Image of a grizzly bear (taxidermy)

Dangerous Animals

Grizzly bears are among the most dangerous animals in North America. Still, they have more to fear from humans than humans have to fear from them.