The Burke Museum’s pivoting window wall is a massive, human-powered architectural feature that will open the café space to the outdoors.
They've made many trips to the Burke Museum to see the T. rex this past year and formed a special friendship with the fossil preparators along the way.
Where is the missing “U”? We’re so glad you asked!
See the New Burke Museum from the sky in this drone video from October 2017.
From groundbreaking to the New Burke building being fully enclosed. Watch the construction progress in this video playlist.
In the News
For media inquiries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 206.616.7538.
- Get an inside look at the New Burke Museum (and the Old Burke's T. rex) | April 6, 2018
- Burke's 'patina of history' won't be forgotten | March 3, 2018
- A home away from home for Pacific Islander students | February 23, 2018
- Museums revive Native artifacts to tell richer stories | February 1, 2018
- The New Burke Museum is a world to behold—literally | November 5, 2017
- New Burke still awaiting state funding, gets loan of $14M | August 15, 2017
- How virtual reality is shaping the new home of Washington state's oldest museum | April 2, 2017
- Community investments in a growing university district | November 2, 2016
- Burke Museum breaks new ground | May 19, 2016
- Turning the museum inside out | September/October 2015
- Seattle museums experience recent growth | December 9, 2015
- Burke Museum to pitch legislature for a new building | September 9, 2014