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October

    • volunteers

      October 30, 2014

      Lois Kuter, manager of Academy volunteers and head of the American Association for Museum Volunteers, is interviewed about docent changes at the Hirshorn Museum.

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    • chocolate-cravings

      October 27, 2014

      Chocolate: The Exhibition at the Academy "will satisfy all your chocolate cravings."

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    • adult-pjs

      October 23, 2014

      "... a chance to slip on your favorite PJs (okay, you might want to buy a fresh pair) and frolic around the Academy with other kids-at-heart."

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    • halloween-chocolate

      October 23, 2014

      Teenager recommends a visit to Chocolate: The Exhibition for the Halloween (candy) season.

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    • night-museum

      October 22, 2014

      The Academy is planning its first adult sleepover at the museum.

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    • adult-overnight

      October 20, 2014

      "No matter how old you get, there is something about the words 'sleep over' that make everyone turn into a little kid."

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    • chocolate-devoted

      October 14, 2014

      The birth of your cup of hot cocoa, according to a newly opened exhibition at the Academy, isn’t as tasty as you thought.

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    • chocolate-review

      October 12, 2014

      A review of Chocolate: The Exhibition.

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    • spanish-chocolate

      October 10, 2014

      Slide show of Chocolate: The Exhibition and interview with Exhibits Director Jennifer Sontchi.

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    • chocolate-fruit

      October 10, 2014

      Parents trying to instill healthy eating habits in their children, be warned: the Academy's new exhibit teaches kids that chocolate is actually fruit.

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    • popular-treat

      October 9, 2014

      The exhibit "tells the sordid and fascinating tale of chocolate."

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    • sea-level

      October 9, 2014

      In the field with Academy scientists tracking the impact of sea level rise at Barnegat Bay and the Delaware Estuary.

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    • solid-chocolate

      October 9, 2014

      Chocolate has flavored this region's culinary and industrial history for centuries. So, it's fitting Chocolate: The Exhibition is coming to Philadelphia.

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    • drawing-dinosaurs

      October 3, 2014

      Dinosaur educator and illustrator Jason Poole teaches the technique of dinosaur illustration to adults on Monday nights.

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    • chocolate-science

      October 3, 2014

      Botanist Tatyana Livshulz and entomologist Jason Weintraub explain the science behind America's favorite treat in anticipation of the opening of Chocolate: The Exhibition.

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    • ocean-fest

      October 1, 2014

      Keep the summer vibe going by exploring the enormous variety of creatures that live in the ocean "down the shore" at Ocean Fest.

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