Weekends

Young museum visitors look as specimens during a bicentennial event

On selected weekends and holidays during the year, families can create crafts, engage in special interactive activities, examine museum specimens, meet live animals, and see special presentations. Free with museum admission.

Weekends
Events

  • Winter Wonderland in Outside In: Bunny Snowball Fight

    Wednesday Jan 18 1:00 PM-2:00 PM

    From January 17–22, the animal enclosures in Outside In will get a festive winter makeover! We’re bringing the winter weather indoors to our animals as snowflakes fall all over the exhibit.
  • Winter Wonderland in Outside In: Winter Tales

    Thursday Jan 19 1:00 PM-2:00 PM

    From January 17-22, the animal enclosures in Outside In will get a festive winter makeover! We’re bringing the winter weather indoors to our animals as snowflakes fall all over the exhibit.
  • Winter Wonderland in Outside In: Bunny Snowball Fight

    Friday Jan 20 1:00 PM-2:00 PM

    From January 17–22, the animal enclosures in Outside In will get a festive winter makeover! We’re bringing the winter weather indoors to our animals as snowflakes fall all over the exhibit.
  • Winter Wonderland in Outside In: Armadillo Ice Fishing

    Saturday Jan 21 1:00 PM-2:00 PM

    From January 17-22, the animal enclosures in Outside In will get a festive winter makeover! We’re bringing the winter weather indoors to our animals as snowflakes fall all over the exhibit.
  • Winter Wonderland in Outside In: Armadillo Ice Fishing

    Sunday Jan 22 1:00 PM-2:00 PM

    From February 21–27, the animal enclosures in Outside In will get a festive winter makeover! We’re bringing the winter weather indoors to our animals as snowflakes fall all over the exhibit.
  • Super Science Cyber School Day

    Monday Jan 23 11:00 AM-1:00 PM

    Super Science Cyber School Day is a full day of fun hands-on science for cyber school students of all ages. Meet kids and families from the Philadelphia area and come face-to -face with live animals, handle real fossils, plan your own experiment and meet super science experts!
  • Froguary

    Saturday Feb 11 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

    Hop on over to our pad for a whole month of ribbiting weekend programming! February becomes “Froguary” at the Academy as we celebrate our new exhibit, Frogs: A Chorus of Colors, featuring dozens of beautiful live frogs in gorgeous habitats.
  • Froguary

    Sunday Feb 12 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

    Hop on over to our pad for a whole month of ribbiting weekend programming! February becomes “Froguary” at the Academy as we celebrate our new exhibit, Frogs: A Chorus of Colors, featuring dozens of beautiful live frogs in gorgeous habitats.
  • Froguary

    Saturday Feb 18 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

    Hop on over to our pad for a whole month of ribbiting weekend programming! February becomes “Froguary” at the Academy as we celebrate our new exhibit, Frogs: A Chorus of Colors, featuring dozens of beautiful live frogs in gorgeous habitats.
  • Froguary

    Sunday Feb 19 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

    Hop on over to our pad for a whole month of ribbiting weekend programming! February becomes “Froguary” at the Academy as we celebrate our new exhibit, Frogs: A Chorus of Colors, featuring dozens of beautiful live frogs in gorgeous habitats.
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