Naturally Awesome Days

Sat Feb 20, 2021 - Sat Jun 5, 2021- see all dates
Various times
5 and up
Adults (13 and above) $22 ($20 online) Children (3 - 12): $18 ($16 online)

On selected dates throughout the year, visitors can enjoy themed family activities at the Academy of Natural Sciences. Mini guide books and take-home crafts are provided as guests explore the museum at their own pace.

The themes are as follows:
Saturday, January 30: Cold-Blooded Creatures
Saturday, February 20: Animal Families
Saturday, March 20: Wild Waters
Saturday and Sunday, April 24-25: Earth and Water Festival I
Saturday, May 15: Fine Feathered Friends
Saturday, June 5: Shells and Shores

Purchasing timed tickets in advance is encouraged.

Please keep your family and others safe by always wearing masks and maintaining social distancing measures. If an event appears too crowded, try using the “nearby” search feature on our event calendar to find something else to do.


The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
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