List of natural history museums in the United States

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Academy of the Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, America's first natural history museum.

There are natural history museums in all 50 of the United States and the District of Columbia. The oldest such museum, the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was founded in 1812.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Joann Loviglio (2012-03-24). "Oldest US natural history museum offers rare peek". Yahoo News. 
  2. ^ "Wild-Eyed Alaska: Gull Island in Kachemak Bay". Hhmi.org. Retrieved 2012-04-19. 
  3. ^ Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. "mlbean.byu.edu". mlbean.byu.edu. Retrieved 2012-04-19.