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Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum

1430 North St., at BYU, Provo, UT
+1 801-378-5051
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Fun afternoon.

A great little museum. A whole bunch of taxidermed animals, many in very good habitats. Really... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jolynn F
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Provo, Utah
Great Museum

This was a great museum with many interesting animals and facts. It is a great museum for both... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Debony S
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Provo, Utah
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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1430 North St., at BYU, Provo, UT
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+1 801-378-5051
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great little museum. A whole bunch of taxidermed animals, many in very good habitats. Really good for kids. Like going to the zoo, but all indoors. Big enough for a wide variety, but not so big that anyone will get too tired. Good flow,...More

Thank Jolynn F
Reviewed 13 May 2017

This was a great museum with many interesting animals and facts. It is a great museum for both adults and children. The people who work there are really nice also.

Thank Debony S
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Amazing displays of animals unlike any we have seen before. Great for a couple, family, little kids, everyone! Free to the public.

Thank Annsuz T
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The Bean Museum has an incredible collection of animals, all displayed beautifully, with details on each. Very kid-friendly, and free.

Thank Barry L
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Updated exhibits and renovated building interiors are great! Free! A nice hour or two stroll through the exhibits with kids is good. Watching the exhibits come together was a nice touch for our older kids. Matt Meese of Studio C has a nice intro video....More

1  Thank Samuel N
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Exciting place for any visitor. We have taken our children, scouts and even just us and thoroughly enjoyed the experience and always leave with new knowledge.

Thank Roland R
Reviewed 5 March 2017

They did a wonderful job with the remodel of the Life Science Museum. It is free to the public and very informative.

Thank LauraGfamilyof6
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Our grandchildren love to visit this museum with it's variety of animals, insects, sea shells, etc. It has a touch and feel area for kids to play and plenty of interesting exhibits for both young and old. It makes for a good family activity as...More

1  Thank Jolico54
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I'm pretty sure I've never seen anything like this before in all my travels. Two full-size giraffe mounts, a White Rhino, an African bull elephant. It's just an outstanding collection of specimens, reported valued at $55 million dollars. The museum was busy on MLK day....More

Thank andyp86401
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Lots of fun for the Family, Free to get in just need a parking ticket form front office to park, Will take a few hours to see everything.

1  Thank mynesemail
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