Partner Exhibits 2017-07-12T23:55:36+00:00


The Delaware Museum of Natural History partners with many nature, science, art and educational organizations in Delaware and the region, including special partner exhibits designed to connect with and supplement the current traveling exhibit or other programming.


The Wands and Potions of Harry Potter

Herbarium specimens provide a glimpse into the past and present, as well as a window into the future. The plant specimens presented here are part of the Delaware State University’s Claude E. Phillips Herbarium collection, where over 210,000 plant materials from around the world are carefully preserved. Specimens are used by scientists, amateurs and students to identify plants, describe new species, document native and exotic species, understand evolutionary history, study plant uses, assess environmental changes, [...]


Lending Legacies: The Art of Charles Allmond

The Delaware Museum of Natural History is proud to present selected works by renowed artist Charles Allmond, in partnership with the Biggs Museum of American Art Allmond is influenced by the diverse plants, animals, and landscapes of the area, combining his artistic abilities with his scientific observations. His abstract interpretation captures the unique movement of each animal, earning accolades for his original wood carvings, stone sculptures and cast bronze. Opening reception during the Art Loop [...]