Naturally Awesome Days
Select Dates, Monthly, 10 a.m.–5 p.m
Free with admission; purchase your ticket online for $2 off
Come find out why science is Naturally Awesome! Visit the Academy on select dates to enjoy a themed family-led activity and get a take-home craft kit to show off all the awesome science that we have to offer. Pick up your activity mini-guide when you enter, and then explore the museum at your own pace with your family and friends. Be sure to grab your craft supplies to continue the fun at home. Families with children ages 7 to 11 will love this self-guided program, but younger guests will also be able to enjoy the activities with adult support. This program is free with admission; advance timed tickets are recommended to reserve your spot.
This program is free with admission; advance timed tickets are recommended to reserve your spot.
Saturday, May 15: Fine Feathered Friends
Investigate the feathered friends found in the dioramas, and learn what makes them so unique. Take home a craft kit to create your own fine feathered friend, and flock together to have a fun time with your whole family.
Saturday, June 5: Shells and Shores
Explore the shores and shells you find in the museum, and learn what unique adaptations water creatures have that help them to survive in their habitat. Take home a craft kit to create your own shelled creature as you have a shell-ebration with your whole family.