Ages 2 - 5 baby-friendly

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on this adventure

Your backyard, like you've never seen it before! Become a bird, a bunny or an ant living in its natural habitat.


get in character

Choose a costume and see the world through the eyes of your favorite backyard animal or insect.

investigate the ant hill

Travel through the colossal ant tunnel and see what life is like for these little soldiers.

Forage for Acorns

forage for acorns

Work together to store food for the winter.

Can't wait

can't wait?

Try a nature scavenger hunt in your neighborhood. Set out with a list of things you might see in nature and see what you can find!

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During the phased reopening beginning July 16, the Museum will be open Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays for four, 90-minute play sessions each day. Reservations required for all guests. Learn More


  • Under Age One: Free
  • Age One: $12
  • Ages 2 - 59: $14
  • Seniors (60+): $12
  • Members: Free

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