Spreading our Wings for Nature and Science Education

Spreading Our Wings for Nature and Science Education at the Museum, in our community, and online In 2019, DMNH delivered education programs to 19,319 individuals, including 9,341 underserved students who received programming free or at a discount. When the pandemic hit, we reorganized PreK-16 activities. Story times, live animal presentations, nature crafts, [...]

2020-10-20T13:01:26-04:00October 2nd, 2020|Blog, Press Releases, Uncategorized|

DMNH Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

The Delaware Museum of Natural History Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator    The Delaware Museum of Natural History's strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.  This is the first time the Museum has earned this top [...]

2020-05-11T16:10:35-04:00May 11th, 2020|Blog, Press Releases|

Delaware Museum of Natural History launches public phase of $9.8 million capital campaign

Delaware Museum of Natural History launches public phase of $9.8 million capital campaign Museum to close for major renovation in 2021 and reopen as Delaware Museum of Nature and Science in 2022 GREENVILLE, DE – Big changes are afoot at the Delaware Museum of Natural History with the public phase kick-off of a $9.8 [...]

2020-02-04T13:54:42-05:00February 4th, 2020|Blog, Press Releases|

Discovery Days offers four days of festive family fun

Discovery Days offers four days of festive family fun The Delaware Museum of Natural History's Discovery Days, presented by Bank of America, features four days of festive family fun while children are out of school for the winter holidays.  The museum’s annual holiday event features live animals, free flight bird encounters with Animal [...]

2018-12-21T12:52:32-05:00December 20th, 2018|Blog, Press Releases|

Brandywine Valley Museum and Gardens to participate in Blue Star Museums this summer  Area attractions will offer free admission to active military and their families from May 26 to September 3 The Delaware Museum of Natural History will join  Winterthur, the Brandywine River Museum of Art,  Delaware Art Museum, Hagley Museum & Library, Mt. Cuba Center, Rockwood [...]

2018-05-16T17:08:04-04:00May 16th, 2018|Blog, Press Releases|

New exhibit to explore the microscopic world that lives in all of us

Trillions of microbes make their homes inside our bodies, and the Delaware Museum of Natural History will introduce you to them! Opening January 27, DMNH’s newest exhibit, Zoo in You: The Human Microbiome, allows guests of all ages to explore this fascinating and complex world inside us that is our microbiome—a dynamic, adaptable, and [...]

2018-01-24T16:02:51-05:00January 24th, 2018|Blog, Press Releases|

International Science Center and Science Museum Day

Delaware Museum of Natural History a Key Part of International Science Center & Science Museum Day In the largest joint project ever launched by the world’s science centers and museums, the Delaware Museum of Natural History will join 300+ other institutions on every inhabited continent to celebrate International Science Center & Science Museum Day [...]

2018-01-19T11:18:02-05:00November 9th, 2017|Blog, Press Releases|
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