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Dinos After Dark

Friday, February 22, 2019
4 p.m.–8 p.m.

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dinos after dark

Join us for Dinos After Dark and enjoy pay-what-you-wish admission, family activities and the Dino Drafts Beer Garden in Dinosaur Hall!   

At Dinos After Dark:

  • Visit Outside In, do a scavenger hunt and meet some of our amazing live animals and buggy boarders
  • Immerse yourself in our tropical butterfly house
  • Observe our technicians preparing real specimens in the Fossil Prep Lab
  • Purchase drinks and food from the Academy Beer Garden: Dino Drafts 
  • For faster check-in, pre-register for the next event today!

Auditorium Shows: 

Meet the Animals
5:30 and 6:30 p.m.

Meet the furry, feathered and scaly residents of the museum’s Live Animal Center and explore their behaviors, adaptations and ecosystems. The museum's Live Animal Center supports over 100 individual animal ambassadors and several colonies of invertebrates.

Philly Improv Theater Presents "Study Hall"philly improv
7:30 p.m.

Head back to class with PHIT and enjoy a fully improvised (and full-on hilarious!) live show. Who knows where it will go? While all audiences are welcome, the performance will be best enjoyed by adults and teens.

Philly Improv Theater has been making people laugh since 2005 with a diverse range of shows, classes, and teambuilding programs for adults and kids alike. https://phillyimprovtheater.com

Dinos Drafts Beer Garden

12th St. Catering and the Academy of Natural Sciences are excited to offer Dino Drafts: The Academy Beer Garden inside the museum’s famous Dinosaur Hall during Dinos After Dark. Come warm up inside, play board games, purchase a drink, and enjoy mouthwatering bites (think tacos!) at the foot of a 40-foot-long T. rex and its prehistoric friends.  Partial proceeds from Dino Drafts: The Academy Beer Garden benefit the Academy of Natural Sciences.

Upcoming Dinos After Dark Dates:

  • February 22, 2019 (Friday)
  • March 22, 2019 (Friday)
  • April 26, 2019 (Friday)
  • May 17, 2019 (Friday)
  • June 28, 2019 (Friday)

 

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Dinos After Dark - Winner for Best Place to Drink With Your Kids from Philadelphia Family Magazine