Caterpillars: Life on the Leaf Edge

Repeats every week every Sunday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday and every Saturday until Sun Oct 06 2019.
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 9:00am
Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 9:00am
Friday, September 13, 2019 - 9:00am
Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 9:00am
Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 9:00am
Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 9:00am
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 9:00am
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 9:00am
Friday, September 20, 2019 - 9:00am
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 9:00am
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 9:00am
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 9:00am
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 9:00am
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 9:00am
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 9:00am
Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 9:00am
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 9:00am
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 9:00am
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 9:00am
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 9:00am
Friday, October 4, 2019 - 9:00am
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 9:00am
Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 9:00am
Event Info
Cost: 
Included with museum admission, $14.50
Contact Phone: 
978-264-4200 x114
Recommended Age: 
3 - 12

Come explore the incredible hidden world of New England caterpillars through hands-on, interactive activities that explore topics such as caterpillar anatomy, defensive adaptations, and shelter building.

Experience a huge variety of local caterpillars in all phases of their life cycles, curated and explained by naturalist Sam Jaffe and and other educators from The Caterpillar Lab.

Please note that the live caterpillar lab portion of the exhibit will be open to visitors Wednesdays through Sundays only. Discovery Museum is closed Mondays.

This new exhibit was created by museum staff in collaboration with naturalist Sam Jaffee, creator of The Caterpillar Lab.

Discovery Museum
177 Main Street
01720 Acton , MA
Phone: 978-264-4200
42° 27' 53.082" N, 71° 27' 21.7764" W
Massachusetts