Two women point to plants on the ground as they plan the layout of the landscape design
Photo: Burke Museum
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The New BURKE sign with a missing U and banner next to it that says "All we need is U"

Where is the missing “U”? We’re so glad you asked!

Two men on a lift move the letter E onto the new Burke Museum sign

The first of two new signs was installed at the New Burke earlier today!

Julie Stein (left), Richard Olmstead (middle) and David Giblin hold the madrone specimen—the first object to be moved into the New Burke.

A specimen from a tree that once stood on the site of the new Burke Museum is the first object to be moved into the new building.

#NewBurke SnapShots

Follow #NewBurke on Instagram to see the behind-the-scenes work of getting ready for the New Burke—like packing and moving fragile artifacts—and get a sneak peek of the new museum!

Aerial View

See the New Burke Museum from the sky in this drone video from October 2017.

Construction Timelapse

From groundbreaking to the New Burke building being fully enclosed. Watch the construction progress in this video playlist.