allosaurus-cutoutThe Delaware Museum of Natural History: Experience and discover the natural world

Meet a giant squid with eyes the size of basketballs. Go back to the time of the dinosaurs and meet their modern relatives. Explore environments including an African watering hole and the natural history of Delaware, encounter a jaguar face-to-face and marvel at the diversity of shells from around the globe. Get a close-up look a live animal in the Nature Nook, take a field trip with school or scouts, and learn from a scientist. The Delaware Museum of Natural History offers programs and events for all ages.

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December Deal: Save $20 OFF Sustaining and above memberships

untitled-1Now through Dec. 31, 2016: Sustaining and above Members get into Discovery Days for FREE, and can register for camp early. This special offer is available for new memberships as well as renewals, and makes a terrific holiday gift!
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Upcoming Events

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    Arctic Adventure & Rainforest Explorers

    October 15, 2016 - January 15, 2017
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    Merriness at the Museum

    December 10 - December 11
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    Discovery Days: Extreme Habitats

    December 27 - December 30
  4. New Year’s Day: Museum is OPEN

    January 1, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  5. Bank of America Museums on Us

    January 7, 2017 - January 8, 2017


Conserving Rainforests

Students and government agencies partner together in Borneo, Malaysia to save plants and animals before they become critically endangered DMNH Scout and Camp Coordinator Cathy Perrotto is no stranger to tropical rainforests! In 2012, as part of [...]

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