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2016 Press Releases

1110, 2016

Arctic Adventure & Rainforest Explorers opens October 15

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1506, 2016

Extreme Deep: Mission to the Abyss Opens June 18

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2605, 2016

Blue Star Museum Program Starts May 30

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2701, 2016

Great Balls of Fire Opens January 30

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2705, 2016

Visiting the beach? Take a look for the Delaware state shell.

May 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Thanks to guest blogger Allyson Willis for writing today's blog post about the Delaware state shell, [...]

2605, 2016

Blue Star Museums program returns to DMNH for Summer 2016

May 26th, 2016|0 Comments

This summer, the Delaware Museum of Natural History will participate in Blue Star Museums, a [...]

405, 2016

The Channeled Whelk: Celebrating Delaware’s state shell

May 4th, 2016|4 Comments

Friday is Channeled Whelk Day in Delaware!  Two years ago, on May 6, the Channeled Whelk [...]

2004, 2016

Earth Day 2016: Making a difference in OUR community

April 20th, 2016|0 Comments

  An important facet of learning is understanding how to explain a concept. That's a [...]

2403, 2016

Celebrating Sillimanite, the Delaware State Mineral

March 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Today is Sillimanite Day! Sillimanite became the official Delaware state mineral on March 24, 1977, through legislation [...]