The museum is located just three miles north of Flagstaff and features exhibits relating to anthropology, biology, geology and fine art. It has both permanent and changing exhibits and is home to important collections of local Indian archaeology, geology and anthropology, with many interesting historic artifacts displayed in five galleries. Housed in an appealing stone building, other attractions at the museum include workshops, exhibitions of fine art and a nature trail. Located in historic Old Main on Northern Arizona University`s North Campus, it houses art exhibitions featuring local, national and international artists. The Marguerite Hettel Weiss Collection displayed on the building`s third floor includes painting and sculptures by noted artists as well as turn-of-the-twentieth-century American furniture and antiques. The main floor features four to six special exhibitions of modern and contemporary art yearly.