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Live Animal Encounter

Meet and greet our resident animal ambassadors

Live Shows

Alligator Feeding

Ever wonder what an alligator eats?

Featured Exhibitions

Fort Wild

An outdoor exhibition that encourages imaginative play in a creative environment


Paw Paw Nature Trail

For nature lovers of all ages, an easy-to-navigate trail alive with native flora and fauna


Insect Alley

Check out our live collection of insects and arthropods


Peetie's Place

The perfect place for a story, puzzle or puppet show


Our Big Backyard

Discover the world of animals who live under the ground

Featured Exhibitions

Butterfly Pavilion

Walk among free-flying butterflies and native plants


Creature Cavern

Go nose-to-nose with opossums, owls, snakes and more



Kids explore the life cycles of young animals


Monthly Bird Walk

Join a Museum naturalist to discover year-round & seasonal birds

Sat | January 05, 2019
Featured Exhibitions

Naturalist Lab

Take a closer look at nature's treasures


Merit Badge Workshop: Environmental Science

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Museum naturalists to earn your Environmental Science Merit Badge

Sat | February 23, 2019

Merit Badge Workshop: Reptile & Amphibian Study

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Museum naturalists to work toward your Reptile & Amphibian Study Merit Badge

Sat | August 25, 2018
Featured Live Shows

One World, One Sky

Explore the night sky with Big Bird & Elmo


Busy Bees

Learn about the hives at the Museum

Sat | July 28, 2018