"Dinosaurs Take Flight" Traveling Exhibit Lands at Las Vegas Natural History Museum

Updated: May 27


June 13, 2019, LAS VEGAS - The Las Vegas Natural History Museum welcomes “Dinosaurs Take Flight,” now on display through Sept. 15. “Dinosaurs Take Flight” explores the life of Archaeopteryx, the elusive full-wing maniraptor that lived during the Jurassic period, and is considered by many to be the missing link between birds and dinosaurs. The traveling exhibit from Silver Plume Exhibitions and the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History blends science and art, featuring more than 50 pieces of original artwork, murals, sculptures, interactive displays and collection of fossils. “We are very excited to host this exhibit that explores the relationship between birds and dinosaurs,” said Marilyn Gillespie, Museum Director at the Las Vegas Natural History Museum. The exhibit is now on display at the Las Vegas Natural History Museum and will conclude Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019.


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About the Las Vegas Natural History Museum The Las Vegas Natural History Museum opened in 1991 and is a private, non–profit institution dedicated to educating children, adults, and families in the natural sciences, both past and present. Through its interactive exhibits, educational programs, and the preservation of its collections, the Museum strives to instill an understanding and appreciation of the world’s wildlife, ecosystems, and cultures. The Museum is accredited with the American Alliance of Museums. Please visit www.lvnhm.org or call (702) 384–3466 for additional information.

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