Explore the Museum

I'm interested in

Featured Live Shows

Daily Planetarium Shows

Explore the moon, stars and beyond

Live Shows

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

Exhibitions

Paw Paw Nature Trail

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

Exhibitions

Insect Alley

Check out our live collection of insects and arthropods

Exhibitions

Peetie's Place

The perfect place for a story, puzzle or puppet show

Exhibitions

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

Exhibitions

Creature Cavern

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

Exhibitions

Beginnings

Kids explore the life cycles of young animals

Events

Monthly Bird Walk

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

Sat | August 04, 2018
Featured Exhibitions

Naturalist Lab

Take a closer look at nature's treasures

Events

Merit Badge Workshop: Environmental Science

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

Sat | October 13, 2018
Live Shows

Story Time

Build early literacy skills through fun stories

Events

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

Events

Merit Badge Workshop: Bird Study

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

Sat | September 08, 2018