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The Best Natural History Museums in Western US

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Natural history museums in Western US

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    At the only active Ice Age excavation site in the world, La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, you can see ancient fossils that have been discovered b
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    A combination zoo, botanic garden, and natural history museum, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum features over 3 km (2 mi) of walking paths crissc
    Tours from $22
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    Visit Museum of the Rockies to see the largest collection of dinosaur remains in the United States, including the largest Tyrannosaurus Rex s
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    Trace the history of the natural world and study Earth's biodiversity by learning about the 35 million specimens housed in Natural History Mu
    Tours from $107
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    Operated by 19 Indian Pueblos, the 1,000 sq m (10,000 sq ft) Indian Pueblo Cultural Center presents history, art, and culture of the Pueblo p
    Tours from $29
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