KU Tour Request Form
The KU Natural History Museum offers behind-the-scenes tours to university instructors and their students throughout the academic year. Tours are led by collection managers, curators, and graduate students and are available in the following research divisions: Herpetology (reptiles and amphibians), Ichthyology (fish), Ornithology (birds), Mammals, Vertebrate Paleontology.
To request an academic tour (e.g. behind-the-scenes tour of a museum collection), please fill out and submit the form below. Tours should be requested at least two weeks in advance. Submission of this form does not guarantee a tour. Administrative Associate Teri Chambers will contact instructors to confirm the successful scheduling of a tour and its date, time, location, and tour guide name and contact information.