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Paleo Playdates

A child sitting in a chair playing with dinosaur toys.

A child sitting in a chair playing with dinosaur toys.

Wednesdays, Weekly, 10:15–11 a.m.
New 6-week session begins October 6, 2021
Ages 3 to 5

$12 non-members, $8 members; buy all six for $60/40

Calling curious kiddos! Grab your favorite plastic dinosaur, stuffed animal or toy bug and join us at the Academy for a playful preschool party.

Have some fun with Academy experts and other young natural history fans for a very special science story time. Each week will feature new stories, new hands-on activities, take home crafts and room to move and explore. Everyone can chat, play and show off their knowledge, and you’ll meet a new special guest each week! Whether you’d like to learn more about dinosaurs or dioramas, or if you just dream of becoming a scientist, our experts will be ready to answer your questions and have some fun. You bring the curiosity, we’ll provide the science and all supplies.

To register for all six weeks, please call our reservations office at 215-299-1060.

Late Winter Session 2

  • Week 1 - February 2
  • Week 2 - February 9
  • Week 3 - February 16
  • Week 4 - February 23
  • Week 5 - March 2
  • Week 6 - March 9

Register for the Winter Session

Spring Session 3

  • Week 1 - March 23
  • Week 2 - March 30
  • Week 3 - April 6
  • Week 4 - April 13
  • Week 5 - April 20
  • Week 6 - April 27

Register for the Spring Session

Paleo Playdate was developed for preschoolers and their families to enjoy together. We kindly ask that adults assist our young guests with participating in this playdate. Museum admission is included, one free adult for each child registered.

For more information, contact Amy Hoyt at