Virtual programs now available!

For more information or to register your group for a program, contact education@delmnh.org or call 302-658-9111, ext. 331.

Children and School Group Virtual Presentations

Perfect for a camp group, daycare, or classroom. Each virtual program can be scaled for:

  • Kindergarten-Second Grade Classes
  • Third-Fifth Grade Classes
  • Sixth-Eighth Grade Classes

These virtual programs last 15-20 minutes each and are offered as live presentations beginning July 20. Video presentations  available for select programs soon.

Cost: $75.00

Virtual Presentation Topics:

Digging for Dinosaurs and Finding Fossils:

Get a great look at the dinosaurs in our gallery while learning about fossils!

Awesome Animal Adaptations!

Meet our live animal ambassadors and learn how they evolved and adapted to live comfortably and survive in their native habitats.

Wacky Weather and Crazy Climates:

This program looks at the weather all around us and how it impacts humans, animals, and plants!

Engineering a Habitat:

Take a closer look at the Delaware Stream exhibit and examine how this habitat and others have been changed by humans and animals.

Animal Teamwork:

Developed specifically for Pre K- 2nd Grade groups, this program explores how animals work together in groups to survive.

Virtual Program Add-Ons: Children’s Programs

Each virtual program comes with an additional 10-minute live presentation. Please choose one option from the list below.

Animal Presentation:

Meet one of the Museum’s live animal ambassadors.

Q & A:

Enjoy a question and answer session with a Museum Educator.

Special Storytime:

Read a story related to your virtual program with a Museum Educator.

How-To:

We show you how to setup a science experiment related to your virtual program with common household materials.

Adult Virtual Presentations

Developed for Ninth-Twelfth Grade, Adult, and Senior Citizen Audiences.

These virtual programs last 25-30 minutes each and are offered as live presentations beginning July 20. Each virtual program includes the main presentation (15-20 minutes) and an add-on option (10 minutes). Video presentations available for select programs soon.

Cost: $75.00

Hall of Birds:

Explore the DMNH Hall of Birds and examine how birds from different habitats and countries survive and live in very similar and yet wildly different ways.

Animal Adaptations:

In this video learn about some common animal adaptations and how they help animals survive in the wild.

Hall of Mammals:

As you explore the DMNH Hall of Mammals, look at how mammals live in different habitats, the ways their bodies have adapted to survive in sometimes harsh conditions, and the delicate ecosystems existing around the world.

Human Impact on the Environment:

Through an exploration of the different habitats displayed in our galleries, examine how humans impact these sensitive environments and the world climate.

Virtual Program Add-Ons: Adult Programs

Each virtual program comes with an additional 10-minute live presentation related to your program. Please choose one option from the list below.

Animal Presentation:

Meet one of the Museum’s live animal ambassadors.

Q & A:

Enjoy a question and answer session with a Museum Educator.

Biofact Analysis:

Dig deeper into some of the topics from your video with a live look at some biofacts in the Delaware Museum of Natural History exhibits and collections.

Exhibit Spotlight:

Was there an exhibit that caught your eye in the video? Take a deeper dive into your favorite spot in the Museum with our public programming team.

How-To:

We show you how to setup a science experiment related to your virtual program with common household materials.

For more information or to register your group for a program, contact education@delmnh.org or call 302-658-9111, ext. 331.