The locked cabinets lining the wall of the Earth Science and Natural History Museum Building hold everything from bones to bullet holes. Some of the stranger pieces of the collection are examined here, narrated by Collections Manager Kate Wellspring.
Watch the Reconstruction of Animal Skeletons in Amherst's Museum of Natural History In April 2006 the skeletons of large extinct animals were reconstructed in Amherst’s new Museum of Natural History while the college community watched via AmhCam. The work was done by Research Casting International (Beamsville, Ontario).
Arthur Vining Davis Foundations Make Grant to Amherst College
November 15, 2005 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417AMHERST, Mass.—The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations have awarded $200,000 for the construction of the new earth sciences and museum of natural history building at Amherst College.