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young girl touching a live lizard

Family Programs

Share your birthday with dinosaurs, have a sleepover with a polar bear, or meet an iguana during summer camp. More.
identifying plants during the Useful Urban Plants field study

Adult Programs

Take a botany tour, listen to authors, stalk insects at night, or really have fun watching a mega-bad movie. More
entomologist talk with museum visitors during Bug Fest

Festivals and Special Events

Talk to real scientists, look through a microscope, touch live bugs, shop for shells, or search for fossils. More
featured panel during an environmental program

Environmental Programs

Find out the latest on the Marcellus Shale, urban agriculture, or how Philadelphia can become more livable and green. More