Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History, Jamestown

4.2
#5 of 6 in Museums in Jamestown
To accomplish its mission, RTPI will reach diverse audiences,

• by providing stimulating programs and exhibits for adults and children in its award-winning facility;

• by offering live and distance learning classes both at its local headquarters and through institutions of higher learning;

• by organizing, preserving and making broadly available the works and methods of Dr. Peterson;

• by creating and disseminating materials and methods to assist teachers and other professionals to introduce and explain the natural world to the general public; and

• by collaborating with like-minded partners to create and to support national research, competitions and awards in natural history.

Faithful to its heritage as the repository of the life works of Dr. Peterson, RTPI will create knowledge of and appreciation and responsibility for the natural world in the 21st Century. Our Jamestown trip planner makes visiting Jamestown and other {2} attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • We really enjoyed the Institute. There was a wonderful display of artwork by Ned Smith. As well, we really enjoyed the Roger Tory Peterson displays. Such a talented person.  more »
  • We visited the museum in or take him back with the history of Roger Tori Peterson. He was such a talented man who believed in nature and educating everyone on the beauty of nature and birds. The...  more »
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  • Very interesting and unique. Exceptional staff member Melanie! Thank you!!! ✨🌞✨
  • Beautiful art. Nature walks not much
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