The Future of Natural History Museums book launch and 90-minute panel discussion featuring:
Dr. Eric Dorfman (facilitator), director Carnegie Museum of Natural History and Chair of ICOM NATHIST
Dr. Kirk Johnson, director Smithsonian Museum of Natural History
Dr. Douglas Jones, director Florida Museum of Natural History and chair of American Alliance of Museums
Super Science Saturday
Visitors can explore a topic in-depth through hands-on activities, experiments, demonstrations, discussions with museum experts, family friendly activities, and more. Super Science Saturdays are free with museum admission and are from noon–4 p.m.
Super Science Saturday: Boo-seum Trick-or-Treat
October 28, Noon—4 p.m.
Join us in investigating the creepy and awesome creatures that call the museum home! Meet live animals, examine amazing specimens, and participate in fun, hands-on activities. Trick-or-treat around dinosaurs and mummies at stations throughout the museum, and wear a costume* to receive a small prize!
*Please, no masks, weapons, or backpacks
We Are Nature
Explore Carnegie Museum of Natural History’s exhibition, We Are Nature, which will feature pieces of the museum’s hidden collection in its exploration of the Anthropocene.