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!
The first of two new signs was installed at the New Burke earlier today!
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.
The Burke Museum has commissioned a Coast Salish art piece for the lobby of the New Burke.
Less than two years later after the New Burke’s official groundbreaking, construction on the New Burke building is complete!
Thousands of native Northwest plants are going in on the north, west and south sides of the New Burke.
The New Burke is coming together, with gorgeous skylights illuminating progress on the interior of the building.
Tribal elders from across Washington offered a cedar brushing ceremony to acknowledge the commitment of the Burke community during the move to the new facility.
The New Burke building is now fully enclosed (just in time for the rain!) and the power is on.