Live butterflies from Central and South America, East Africa, and Southeast Asia inhabit our tropical garden. » More
More than 30 dinosaurs and other Mesozoic reptiles are represented in Dinosaur Hall. » More
More than 35 dioramas present wildlife from Africa, Asia, and North America. » More
Live Animal Center
The Live Animal Center is home to more than 100 live birds, mammals, and reptiles. » More
Our indoor discovery center for children features hands-on activities and close encounters with live animals. » More
Secrets of the Diorama
Learn about the history of the dioramas and see how the plants, animals, and paintings were created.
Marveling at Mollusks
Nearly 100 specimens from the scientific collections of the Academy’s Malacology Department are on display. » More
Science at the Academy
The world-class science conducted at the Academy is on display.
We Wrote the Book
Hundreds of books were written by men and women with ties to the Academy.
What Eats What
What Eats What presents the consumers and producers that make up the food chain in a stream. » More