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Savage Ancient Seas

Discover an ancient time when an ecosystem full of monstrous animals were fighting for existence in a vast interior seaway.
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Stonehenge VR

Experience the magic of Stonehenge in a unique, interactive Virtual Reality experience that puts you right in the middle of the history of one of Earth’s most wondrous monuments.
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The Discovery Room

The Discovery Room is a hands-on environment designed for young learners ages 3-12 and their caregivers to explore six areas of discovery. Much like the world, the Discovery Room is constantly growing and evolving to match modern advances in science.
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Register for one of our Programs + Events using the new MAP Store! If this is your first time visiting the new MAP Store, please make sure to either Register your MAP Member account by clicking Sign Up in the navigation menu above, or log-in if you've already registered your account. You can register your account by using the email you provided to us at the time of purchasing your MAP Membership, and creating a new password.

Once your account is registered, your MAP Member discounts will apply upon check-out. You should see identification of your discounts visible on each event, program or ticket page as well to confirm your discount is being applied.

If you have any questions or would like us to send you an Account Activation Link to your email instead, please email us at, and we'll be happy to get you started.

The Great Hall

Make your own dinosaurs at the ALIVE! Screen, meet Barnum Brown's Tyrannosaurus rex, experience ancient fossils in the Paleontology Gallery, and more in this area free for all guests!
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Exhibition Hall

Featuring traveling exhibits from National Institutions, the exhibition hall highlights the world's greatest museum experiences on a rotating schedule throughout the year. Coming Soon: Savage Ancient Seas.
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Virtual Reality

Join us in the Virtual Theater for Stonehenge VR, or in our 360 VR Video experience for Volcanoes!
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about the museum

Museum at Prairiefire

Our Mission

The Museum at Prairiefire is committed to innovative learning in science, the arts and natural history. Through a founding collaboration with the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, as well as with other cultural and educational institutions in the nation, the Museum at Prairiefire is a place that provides ACCESS FOR ALL to understand and celebrate natural history, the arts and science in our region and around the world. The Museum engages visitors and students of all ages with world-class exhibitions, important programming, and significant educational and STEAM opportunities.

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