Dinosaurs Take Flight

The Art of Archaeopteryx

On view January 19 through May 19, 2019 
Six paleoartists take you on a Jurassic journey to uncover the mysteries of the feathered dinosaur Archaeopteryx. A traveling exhibit organized by Silver Plume Exhibitions and the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, Dinosaurs Take Flight combines original artwork with fossils, replica skeletons, hands-on activities, and interactive media to tell the amazing story of the evolution of flight.

The flying reptile Archaeopteryx

Grand Opening Weekend
Saturday and Sunday
January 19 and 20
11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Join us for a weekend-long dinosaur party! Explore the new exhibit, create your own dino-craft and dig into dinosaur science at our family-friendly activity tables. 

Included with regular admission. Oregon Trail card holders are admitted at a reduced rate through the Museums for All program. Free for members and UO ID card holders. 


Not a current member? Family memberships are available for 20 percent off throughout the weekend.