Springfield Museums Events January 2014
Exhibition Opening Celebration: Rainforest Adventure
January 25th, 9:00 am - 5:00 pmGeneral Museum Event
Activities are free with museum admission unless noted.
Member Preview, 9-10 am
Museum members can be the first to experience the special exhibition! Enjoy exclusive gallery access, a live animal demonstrations, crafts and a light breakfast. Just pay the special admission fee. RSVP Now >>
Rainforest Adventure, 10 am-5 pm
A multi-sensory exploration of one of our planet’s most precious resources. Through a variety of interactive experiences and hands on displays, you’ll learn about the amazing diversity of life in rainforests and the many challenges they face today. On view through May 11. $5 special exhibition fee for all visitors ages 3 and up.
Live Animal Demonstration, 11 am-1 pm
Meet the critters who live in the Science Museum's Solutia Live Animal Center.
The Wild about Rainforest Balloon Magic Show, 1 pm
Jungle Jim combines balloon artistry, magic, comedy and improv to create an amazing experience! The children are given a series of safari adventure challenges, which are interactive performance pieces that will help them train to be safari adventurers. Jungle Jim uses over 100 balloons in this performance. Seating is limited.
Art Activities, 11 am-3 pm
Hands-on themed crafts in the Science Museum.
Family Science Adventures, 11 am-2 pm
Look for the Roving Scientist. You never know where they might be and what kind of demonstration they have in store for you!
Art Discovery Center, Noon-3:45 pm
Try on costumes, make an art project, and get inspired by colorful, hand-painted murals.
Planetarium Shows, 11:15, noon, 1 & 2 pm
Explore in the cosmos in the Seymour Planetarium. Additional fee. Learn more >>
Special exhibit and programs sponsored by United Bank.
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