The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103
All-Star Days: Fur, Feathers, and Scales Day
Tuesday Dec 29 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
The live animals of the Academy take center stage on a day all about amazing animals. See firsthand how we take care of our live animals, and learn from the stars of our dioramas at the Academy.
Live Animals of the Academy, 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Discover the stories about some of the Academy’s live animals and learn what you can do to help their wild cousins.
Critter Capers, Noon, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
See a live animals enjoying its exercise time and get your critter questions answered.
Story Time in Outside In, 2 p.m.
Enjoy an interactive story with Marty the Moose and a favorite live animal.
Examine fur, feathers and scales under a microscope and compare coverings from all over the world. Meet weird and wonderful live reptiles.
Touch real furs like on the diorama animals and see the striking skulls of the animals of North America.
Make a special animal craft to take home.