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  • American Heritage Chocolate Day

    Saturday Jan 10 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

    Watch a live demonstration of how chocolate was made during Colonial times. Created by Mars, American Heritage Chocolate only uses ingredients that were available during the 18th century to ensure the authenticity of the chocolate’s exotic flavors and spices! Taste it yourself and see if you can identify all of the ingredients.
  • American Heritage Chocolate Day

    Sunday Jan 11 12:00 PM-4:00 PM

    Watch a live demonstration of how chocolate was made during Colonial times. Created by Mars, American Heritage Chocolate only uses ingredients that were available during the 18th century to ensure the authenticity of the chocolate’s exotic flavors and spices! Taste it yourself and see if you can identify all of the ingredients.
  • One Last “Shot” of Chocolate: Beer and Chocolate Tasting

    Thursday Jan 15 7:00 PM-9:00 PM

    Enjoy one last “shot” of chocolate before Chocolate: The Exhibition closes. This reception offers a sweet to savory menu of foods with just the right kind of beer to go with them.
  • Animal Mythology Weekend

    Saturday Jan 17 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

    Join us for a weekend where we prove truth is stranger than fiction! Explore cryptozoology and discover the truth about the real animals that inspire mythical beasts from around the world.
  • Animal Mythology Weekend

    Sunday Jan 18 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

    Join us for a weekend where we prove truth is stranger than fiction! Explore cryptozoology and discover the truth about the real animals that inspire mythical beasts from around the world.
  • Animal Mythology Weekend

    Monday Jan 19 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

    Join us for a weekend where we prove truth is stranger than fiction! Explore cryptozoology and discover the truth about the real animals that inspire mythical beasts from around the world.
  • Mega-Bad Movie Night On Tour: Them!

    Thursday Jan 29 7:00 PM-10:00 PM

    Join the Academy after hours for a special edition of Mega-Bad Movie Night held at the Bryn Mawr Film Institute. It’s the same live commentary you love about Mega-Bad Movie Night except in a theater at BMFI!
  • Mega-Bad Movie Night: Anaconda

    Thursday Feb 26 5:30 PM-9:00 PM

    Join us at the Academy after hours to watch an “awesomely awful” movie. Witty experts will be onstage to offer their quips and sidesplitting comments on the many scientific absurdities—think Mystery Science Theater 3000!
  • Overnight for Adults

    Saturday and Sunday Mar 7 & 8 6:30 PM-9:00 AM

    Pack a sleeping bag, put on your pj’s, and leave the kids at home—this overnight is for adults only!
  • SEPOS International Orchid Show and Sale

    Friday Apr 24 12:00 PM-6:00 PM

    On April 24–26, 2015, the International Orchid Show will transform the Academy into a spectacular world of orchids.
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