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Outdoor Experiences

The Delaware Museum of Natural History has a variety of outdoor areas bringing you up close with nature in a variety of settings.  Visit our Larry F. Scott Nature Trail to explore the woodlands and wetlands behind the Museum; take a hike through our Meadow to learn more about this unique habitat; get hands-on with our Delaware Rocks! mineral display; or marvel at our Pollinator Garden and discover its importance to a number of different species.

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Pollinator Garden

The Pollinator Garden contains native plants such as purple coneflowers and milkweed to help attract butterflies and other wildlife, such as hummingbirds, beetles, and caterpillars. There's [...]


Delaware Rocks!

The Delaware Rocks! display features 14 large boulders – all from Delaware – within a 1,500-square-foot area planted with a variety of perennial ground [...]