San Diego Natural History Museum--Your Nature ConnectionAbout SDNHM

Building for the 21st Century

The New Museum

Building Photos

History of the Museum

Building Photo Album

March 30, 2001—a crane's eye view

March 9, 2001—granite tiles on atrium floor

February 16, 2001—the atrium is free of scaffolding at last

November 17, 2000—atrium roof lenses are being installed

September 8, 2000—stairwell and retaining walls at the new North Entrance

September 1, 2000—the new and the not-so-new

May 5, 2000—Topping Off!

February 18, 2000—concrete form builders look over the theater floor

January 7, 2000—the auditorium floor takes shape

October 29, 1999—our building continues to grow

June 18, 1999—wall forms for wet range go up

June 10, 1999—rebar being installed in wet range

Mid-April 1999—geologic formations illustrated

Early April 1999—fossils, casts, and molds found in the pit

April 2, 1999—excavation reveals fossils