Garth and Jerri Frehner Museum of Natural History

Welcome to the Garth and Jerri Frehner Museum of Natural History

Mission: The Garth and Jerri Frehner Museum of Natural History strives to increase public understanding of southwestern Utah’s history and natural resources through educational tours and exhibits.

The museum was made possible with the support of Garth and Jerri Frehner.

Admission: Free

Hours of Operation:

Monday through Friday 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

We observe SUU's campus closure dates. For a list of closure dates, please view the SUU Academic Calendar.


Tours are available by advance appointment. Please contact us if you would like to schedule a tour.


351 W. University Blvd., Cedar City, UT 84720

We are located on the first floor of the Science Addition Building (SCA) on the southeast corner of SUU's campus. Please note that the museum has a separate outdoor entrance on the west side of the SCA that is ADA accessible.

View a sampling of the museum's exhibits by selecting one of the options from the Exhibits drop-down menu in the sidebar. Our Education page provides information about the programming we offer, as well as education resources to use at home or in the classroom. Visit In The Media to see what activities the museum is currently involved with or has participated in the past. You may also connect with us on social media through the links in the sidebar menu.

Donations may be made to the museum through our Donors page.

To speak with museum staff, please call (435) 865-8547. The Museum Director, Dr. Jacqualine Grant, may be reached at (435) 865-8549 or by email at You may also contact us by using our Contact page.

This page was updated April 2016.