Group Visits

Children in the Imaginarium bird nest
 Children in the Mollusc Gallery
 Children completing an inquiry activity in the Imaginarium


We're looking forward to your visit!

parking map leading to the Hefner Museum


Robert A. Hefner Museum of Natural History
Miami University
100 Upham Hall
Oxford, Ohio 45056
Phone: 513-529-4617


Monday–Friday, 9am–4pm

Closed weekends and all University holidays


Visitors may park in the university parking garage for 50¢ an hour–no permit required. Parking elsewhere on campus requires a visitor parking permit. Permits are available at the Parking Services Office, located in the Campus Avenue Building on the corner of Spring Street and Campus Avenue. Visitor permits require a valid driver’s license and the vehicle license plate number. For more information, visit Miami University Parking Services.

School Groups

We look forward to planning your next visit to the Hefner Museum.

Teachers, to schedule a field trip for your students, please review Field Trips.