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Open House

Feb 26, 2015

Meet the teachers and students of Center School and experience the warm and welcoming environment and helpful staff firsthand.

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Body Worlds: Animal Inside Out

Feb 26, 2015 - Apr 12, 2015

Did you know that a bull’s heart is five times larger than a human heart? That chickens can travel up to 9 miles an hour? Embark on an anatomical safari and explore the intricate biology, zoology and physiology of the world’s most spectacular creatures—large and small. From goats to giraffes, squids to sharks, and octopuses to ostriches, see how intricate the blood...

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Sensory Play

Feb 26, 2015 - Mar 29, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Explore sights, sounds, textures and smells in the sensory play area. Match the sounds, guess mystery scents, build with blocks and test the light table. FREE with admission.

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Dinosaurs of the Deep

Feb 26, 2015 - Jul 5, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Prehistoric marine reptiles that ruled the primeval seas more than 100 million years ago are taking over Adventure Aquarium. Five thousand square feet of large-scale skeletons, ancient fossils and more than 20 life-size replicas will be on display to teach guests about the most intriguing sea monsters that ever existed – from massive pliosaurs and prehistoric armored fish to the whales,...

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Winter Weekday Guided Tour

Feb 26, 2015 - Mar 13, 2015

This event occurs weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Take a two-hour guided tour of Hagley’s 235-acre site. Stops include Eleutherian Mills, the first du Pont family home built in America; the First Office of the DuPont Company; a restored nineteenth-century machine shop; and restored workers’ community. Please note: Eleutherian Mills will be closed for restoration beginning March 2. Visitors may also walk through the Powder Yard...

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DCM Block Party

Feb 26, 2015 - Apr 26, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Use your imagination and grab hold of wood and foam blocks, plastic tubes and other architectural materials to build a city of structures. FREE with admission.

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Open Studio: Stamp Art

Feb 26, 2015 - Mar 1, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Create fun stamp designs; paint on the easels; solve a puzzle; and discover what’s hidden in the Chinese New Year sensory bin. FREE with museum admission.

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Titanoboa: Monster Snake

Feb 26, 2015 - Apr 19, 2015

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Deep underground in a Colombian coal mine, scientists have uncovered remains of the largest snake in the world, Titanoboa cerrejonensis. Stand eye-to-eye with a full-scale model of this massive predator, which at 48 feet long and 2,500 pounds could crush and devour a crocodile. Titanoboa haunted the rain forest during the Paleocene, the lost world that followed the demise of the dinosaurs....

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Children's Read Aloud Tour

Feb 26, 2015 - Mar 12, 2015

This event occurs weekly on Thursday.

Little kids and their adults listen to storytime, interact with the Museum's art collection and make their own masterpieces to take home. Each week, a new story will be featured: 2/5: Lines that Wiggle by Candace Whitman 2/12: Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett 2/19: Charlotte Jane Battles Bedtime by Myra Wolfe 2/26: Ribbit! by Rodrigo Folgueira 3/5: Tap the Magic Tree by Christie Matheson...

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Magic Mornings

Feb 26, 2015 - May 22, 2015

This event occurs weekly on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Toddlers and adults enjoy walks, animals, crafts, games and stories. Snacks provided. Suitable for kids ages 2-4.

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