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  • Tiny Tot Explorers

    Wednesday Jul 23 10:00 AM-11:00 AM

    Young children (ages 3–4) and their favorite adult can come to the Academy and explore nature through games, crafts, songs and museum explorations. Today's program is "Fossil Frenzy."
  • Tiny Tot Explorers

    Wednesday Jul 30 10:00 AM-11:00 AM

    Young children (ages 3–4) and their favorite adult can come to the Academy and explore nature through games, crafts, songs and museum explorations. Today's program is "Super Science."
  • Tiny Tot Explorers

    Wednesday Aug 6 10:00 AM-11:00 AM

    Young children (ages 3–4) and their favorite adult can come to the Academy and explore nature through games, crafts, songs and museum explorations. Today's program is "Feathered "Dino" Friends."
  • Bug Fest

    Saturday Aug 9 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

    Every August, the Academy invites bug lovers of all ages to join us for an exciting weekend in celebration of everyone’s favorite creepy crawlies…insects! Enjoy new activities and shows each year, plus revisit some old favorites—back by popular demand.
  • Opening Day: Pinned: Insect Art, Insect Science

    Saturday Aug 9 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

    Join us for the opening of our newest exhibit in the Art of Science Gallery! Artist Christopher Marley uses colorful insect specimens to create intricate mosaic pieces. Pinned: Insect Art, Insect Science celebrates the elegance and beauty of insects.
  • Bug Fest

    Sunday Aug 10 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

    Every August, the Academy invites bug lovers of all ages to join us for an exciting weekend in celebration of everyone’s favorite creepy crawlies…insects! Enjoy new activities and shows each year, plus revisit some old favorites—back by popular demand.
  • Tiny Tot Explorers

    Wednesday Aug 13 10:00 AM-11:00 AM

    Young children (ages 3–4) and their favorite adult can come to the Academy and explore nature through games, crafts, songs and museum explorations. Today's program is "Birds of a Feather."
  • Philadelphia Geek Awards

    Saturday Aug 16 7:00 PM-10:00 PM

    The Philadelphia Geek Awards is an annual ceremony hosted by Geekadelphia and the Academy that honors geeks in the greater Philadelphia region. From local game developers to comic book artists, social media marketers to the arts & culture community, the awards highlight a bit of everything.
  • Tiny Tot Explorers

    Wednesday Aug 20 10:00 AM-11:00 AM

    Young children (ages 3–4) and their favorite adult can come to the Academy and explore nature through games, crafts, songs and museum explorations. Today's program is "Stripes, Spots, and Showing off: Animal Coverings."
  • Birds of Paradise Final Day

    Monday Sep 1 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

    September 1 is the final day to see our Birds of Paradise exhibit. Lace up your dancing shoes for a journey to the remote rainforests of New Guinea, land of the exotic birds-of-paradise. An elegant example of extreme evolution, birds-of-paradise show off their feathery flair during elaborate mating rituals.

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