Senator Coons to host exclusive screening of Warlords of Ivory in ongoing effort to tackle global challenge of wildlife trafficking

Learn about connections between wildlife trafficking and international security and stability at a screening of the National Geographic Explorer film, Warlords of Ivory, followed by a panel discussion featuring local, national and international experts on Friday, April 7, from 5:30-9 p.m. at the Delaware Museum of Natural History, hosted with Senator Chris Coons (D-Del), People to People [...]

March 30th, 2017|Blog, Press Releases|0 Comments

Shorebird and horseshoe crab connection highlighted in new film from the Delaware Shorebird Project

Shorebird and horseshoe crab connection highlighted in new film from the Delaware Shorebird Project Feast on the Beach: The Delaware Bay Horseshoe Crab Shorebird Connection film educates, entertains and encourages ecotourism The Delaware Shorebird Project today premiered Feast on the Beach: The Delaware Bay Horseshoe Crab Shorebird Connection, a film produced to raise [...]

March 7th, 2017|Birds, Blog, Press Releases|0 Comments

Dinosaur Revolution interactive maze uncovers facts and fossils

Pterosaur, Plesiosaur, Phytosaur…sure, they look like dinosaurs, spell like a dinosaurs...but guess what? Just because it ends with "s-a-u-r", doesn't mean it begins with "d-i-n-o." Uncover facts and fossils about dinosaurs in Dinosaur Revolution, an interactive learning experience within a maze setting, opening February 4, 2017 at the Delaware Museum of Natural History. Visitors can [...]

January 25th, 2017|Blog, Press Releases|0 Comments

Arctic Adventure & Rainforest Explorers opens October 15

Explore Extreme Habitats with Arctic Adventure and Rainforest Explorers Delaware Museum of Natural History’s new special exhibit encourages visitors to take on the role of field scientists to study the effects of climate change on the Arctic tundra and the Amazon rainforest. WILMINGTON, DE – Opening October 15, Arctic Adventure and Rainforest Explorers is an [...]

October 11th, 2016|Press Releases|0 Comments

Extreme Deep: Mission to the Abyss Opens June 18

Extreme Deep: Mission to the Abyss opens June 18  at the Delaware Museum of Natural History  Wilmington, DE - Coming to the Delaware Museum of Natural History from June 18 to September 5, 2016, Extreme Deep: Mission to the Abyss is an interactive exhibit highlighting the adventure of deep-sea exploration and discovery through hands-on exploration of life at [...]

June 15th, 2016|Press Releases|0 Comments

Blue Star Museum Program Starts May 30

BLUE STAR MUSEUM PROGRAM STARTS MAY 30 AT DMNH The Delaware Museum of Natural History joins more than 2,000 museums across the U.S. to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer WILMINGTON, DE - This summer, the Delaware Museum of Natural History will participate in Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the [...]

May 26th, 2016|Press Releases|0 Comments

Great Balls of Fire Opens January 30

Great Balls of Fire: Comets, Asteroids, Meteors Opens at  the Delaware Museum of Natural History January 30     Wilmington, DE -  Asteroids and comets have had a significant effect on Earth's history, and they are likely to influence the future as well. While asteroids and comets are popular subjects for movies such as Armageddon and Deep Impact, they are [...]

January 27th, 2016|Press Releases|0 Comments