Museum General Admission
And God said, “Let the earth bring forth living creatures according to their kinds—livestock and creeping things and beasts of the earth according to their kinds.” (Genesis 1:24, ESV)
Zoology is the study of animals and their behaviors. From cute little hedgehogs to massive camels, Explore Zoology offers an in-depth look at a variety of animals in God’s creation. Learn about animal kinds and study animal behavior through close-up animal encounters with our trained zoologists.
Open to students ages 11 and up.
Explore Zoology is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The Explore Days program is on a four-year rotating schedule. Each Explore Day includes a minimum of four hands-on, interactive sessions. The yearly topics are provided in the schedule below.
Please keep in mind that some of our activities are contingent upon weather.
Availability is limited, so sign up today!
You can find answers to common questions on the Explore Days FAQ page.
Please contact us for more information or if you would like to schedule a private Explore day for your group.
|Session 1||Session 2||Session 3||Session 4|
|Year 1: Creation Rule||Exotic Pets||Domestication||Animal Training||Training Lab|
|Year 2: Animal Health||Knitted Together||Balancing Act||Food & Waste||Animal Health Lab|
|Year 3: Animal Behavior||Animal Groups||Food & Foraging||Environmental Enrichment||Enrichment Lab|
|Year 4: Created Kinds||Fish of the Sea||Birds of the Air||Beasts of the Field||Creeping Things|