There are many ways to support your museums. Folks like you make possible the work that happens here each day. Thanks to your dedication, we're able to update and maintain exhibits, create exceptional engagement opportunities, and protect our collections for research and future generations. Get involved today:

Your gift of any size contributes to research, collections care, and innovative learning experiences. All gifts are 100% tax deductible.

Read about our biggest area of need, conservation of the Laysan Island Cyclorama, and how you can help.


University of Iowa Museum of Natural History Laysan Island Cyclorama

Other ways to support:



Whether you have 200, 20, or 2 hours to spare, there's a place for you in our volunteer program.
UIPM Student Advisory Board

Student Advisory Board

Work as museum leaders on behalf of the student body in engagement and campus community building.
Internship Opportunities

Student Internships

Support goes in both directions! Earn credit while learning in our museums with professionals.