Lectures and Talks

paleontologist Jack Horner gives a talk at the Academy

The Academy regularly hosts distinguished lecturers, scientists, artists, and authors to speak. Hear prominent experts in their fields discuss topics ranging from natural history and general science to wildlife art and sustainability.

Lectures & Talks

  • The Richard Hopper Day Memorial Medal Award Presentation and Talk by Elizabeth Kolbert

    Wednesday Sep 21 6:30 PM-8:30 PM

    The Academy of Natural Sciences will award the Richard Hopper Day Memorial Medal to author Elizabeth Kolbert to recognize her outstanding contributions in interpreting natural science and making discoveries in natural history more accessible to the public.
  • Members' Night 2016

    Friday Sep 30 5:00 PM-9:00 PM

    Every year, the Academy  treats its members to a special evening during which they can meet our staff, see our collections, and experience the breadth and depth of work that takes place behind the scenes at the museum.
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