Naturalist Presentations

Teacher-naturalist with a barn owl

Live Animal Presentations

September 1–June 30
11 a.m., 11:45 a.m.
25–30 minutes
All ages welcome.

Meet the furry, feathered, and scaly residents of the museum’s Live Animal Center, and explore their behaviors, adaptations, and ecosystems. The museum's Live Animal Center supports a collection of over 100 individual animals and several colonies of invertebrates that make thousands of program appearances annually.

Naturalist Presentations

September 1-June 30
Weekdays: 2:30 p.m.
Weekends: 11 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
July 1-August 31
Weekdays and Weekends: 11 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.

Join our teacher-naturalists as they explore natural history in these informal and interactive presentations involving live animals or museum specimens.

  • Topics and locations vary daily; check in the lobby on the day of your visit for details.
  • Presentations run for 20 minutes.

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