Discovery Days

The Cal Poly Humboldt Natural history museum offers a variety of discovery days with interactive hands-on activities for the whole family. Each one has a theme! These include Rocks and Minerals, Anthropology, Zoology, and Astronomy.

The physical NHM is currently closed to the public due to COVID-19, but the NHM Online is active. 

For Online Activities and Current Events During the Pandemic: Visit the online exhibits section of our website and our Upcoming Events listings.

For Updates: Check our News & Announcements for the most current and visit our Facebook page or email us at


Geoscience Discovery Night: Safe and Sound on Shaky Ground

In partnership with GEOL 465 and Professor Amanda Admire, Fall 2018

Cool and Creepy Discovery Day 

Fall 2016


Upcoming Events

** No events scheduled at this time.