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Discovery Days

Discover something new!

Discovery Days is special programming that takes place in the exhibits on selected dates to highlight the Museum’s permanent and changing exhibits. Educators will be in the gallery with fun, informative activities that help bring history and science to life. Discovery Days are FREE with Museum exhibit admission. Teachers, book your field trip on Discovery Days and get this extra exhibit experience for FREE

For more information, please call Hannah Crain at 901-636-2437.

MEMORABLE MEMPHIANS

Learn more about the historic figures that called Memphis home. Hear how Memphians made their mark on history and science while viewing artifacts and materials that will bring these historic Memphians to life.

November 16 & 17, 2017

January 25 & 26, 2018

May 17 & 18, 2018

 

BENEATH THE SURFACE: LIFE, DEATH, AND GOLD IN ANCIENT PANAMA

Unearth a mysterious and complex society that thrived more than 1,000 years ago. See artifacts from an anthropologist’s perspective as you view a high chieftain’s grave site. Use science and history to reveal the secrets of the past.

February 22 & 23, 2018

March 22 & 23, 2018

April 26 & 27, 2018

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