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Featured Live Show

Daily Planetarium Shows

Explore the moon, stars and beyond

Live Show

Animal Feedings & Encounters

Meet and greet our native species

Featured Exhibition

Fort Wild

An outdoor exhibition that encourages imaginative play in a creative environment

Exhibition

Paw Paw Nature Trail

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

Exhibition

Insect Alley

Check out our live collection of insects and arthropods

Exhibition

Peetie's Place

The perfect place for a story, puzzle or puppet show

Exhibition

Our Big Backyard

Discover the world of animals who live under the ground

Featured Exhibition

Butterfly Pavilion

Walk among free-flying butterflies and native plants

Exhibition

Creature Cavern

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

Exhibition

Beginnings

Kids explore the life cycles of young animals

Featured Event

Guided Nature Walk

Join us the fourth Saturday of each month for an educational walk on the Paw Paw Nature Trail

Sat | January 27, 2018
Event

Monthly Bird Walk

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

Sat | February 03, 2018
Featured Exhibition

Naturalist Lab

Take a closer look at nature's treasures

Event

Merit Badge Workshop: Environmental Science

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

Sat | March 10, 2018
Event

Merit Badge Workshop: Environmental Science

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

Sat | June 09, 2018
Live Show

Story Time

Build early literacy skills through fun stories

Featured Live Show

Lars the Little Polar Bear

Explore the changing Arctic landscape in this full-dome movie adventure

Event

Merit Badge Workshop: Nature

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Museum naturalists to work toward your Nature Merit Badge

Sat | April 14, 2018
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Merit Badge Workshop: Mammal Study

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Museum naturalists to earn your Mammal Study Merit Badge

Sat | May 12, 2018