Wonder Sunday

See. Think. Activate!

Our Wonder Sunday family series now takes place every Sunday, starting October 14. Join us in the galleries for some fun learning.

We offer activities and lively presentations with themes inspired by our current exhibitions.

  • October 2018- Animals of the Night
  • November 2018- Egypt
  • December 2018- World Celebrations
  • January 2019- Dinosaurs and Fossils
  • February 2019- Geology and Geography
  • March 2019- Wildlife Photography
  • April 2019- Behind the Scenes
  • May 2019- Maya

Upcoming Wonder Sunday Events

February 24, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

Both geology and geography describe the overall physical shape of the world. Learn about the science behind geology, as well as global geography and features like lakes, volcanoes and mountains. 

Leave the museum knowing more about the...

March 3, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

Learn what it takes to be a wildlife photographer at these fun afternoon programs. We'll have discussions, examining various photographs and their backstories.

Appreciate the effort and determination it takes to be a photographer, and perhaps...

March 10, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

Learn what it takes to be a wildlife photographer at these fun afternoon programs. We'll have discussions, examining various photographs and their backstories.

Appreciate the effort and determination it takes to be a photographer, and perhaps...

March 17, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

Learn what it takes to be a wildlife photographer at these fun afternoon programs. We'll have discussions, examining various photographs and their backstories.

Appreciate the effort and determination it takes to be a photographer, and perhaps...

March 24, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

Learn what it takes to be a wildlife photographer at these fun afternoon programs. We'll have discussions, examining various photographs and their backstories.

Appreciate the effort and determination it takes to be a photographer, and perhaps...

March 31, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

Learn what it takes to be a wildlife photographer at these fun afternoon programs. We'll have discussions, examining various photographs and their backstories.

Appreciate the effort and determination it takes to be a photographer, and perhaps...

April 7, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

The museum mammoth, nicknamed “Woolly,” has caught the eyes of many over the years, but how exactly did he appear in our museum? This month, we recognize the effort put into our galleries and invite you to join us behind-the-scenes to get the hands on...

April 14, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

The museum mammoth, nicknamed “Woolly,” has caught the eyes of many over the years, but how exactly did he appear in our museum? This month, we recognize the effort put into our galleries and invite you to join us behind-the-scenes to get the hands on...

April 21, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

The museum mammoth, nicknamed “Woolly,” has caught the eyes of many over the years, but how exactly did he appear in our museum? This month, we recognize the effort put into our galleries and invite you to join us behind-the-scenes to get the hands on...

April 28, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

The museum mammoth, nicknamed “Woolly,” has caught the eyes of many over the years, but how exactly did he appear in our museum? This month, we recognize the effort put into our galleries and invite you to join us behind-the-scenes to get the hands on...

May 5, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

Did the Maya really predict that the world would end in 2012? This month’s Wonder Sunday will venture outside of the feature exhibition and allow visitors to go in-depth with their knowledge of the Maya culture. Hands-on activities will help you...

May 12, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

Did the Maya really predict that the world would end in 2012? This month’s Wonder Sunday will venture outside of the feature exhibition and allow visitors to go in-depth with their knowledge of the Maya culture. Hands-on activities will help you...

May 19, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

Did the Maya really predict that the world would end in 2012? This month’s Wonder Sunday will venture outside of the feature exhibition and allow visitors to go in-depth with their knowledge of the Maya culture. Hands-on activities will help you...

May 26, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Free with admission or membership

Did the Maya really predict that the world would end in 2012? This month’s Wonder Sunday will venture outside of the feature exhibition and allow visitors to go in-depth with their knowledge of the Maya culture. Hands-on activities will help you...

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Chris O’Connor
Learning Program Developer

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