Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Location:
767 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
404-929-6300

August 22, 2015: Dinosaur Birthday Bash at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Fernbank Museum of Natural History 767 Clifton Rd NE Atlanta, GA 30307 404-929-6300Event website You’re invited to a prehistoric party at Fernbank Museum! Stomp like a dinosaur, chomp like a dinosaur, growl like a dinosaur and PARTY like a dinosaur. Come one, come all and join the fun as we celebrate the 14th anniversary of Giants

August 7: Fernbank Forest Night Walk

Fernbank Forest Night Walk

Friday, August 7 from 7:30pm – 9:30pm Join Fernbank Museum scientists on a guided tour of Fernbank Forest to experience the unique nocturnal world that awakens at dusk. Listen for owl and frog calls, search for bats using a special echolocation detector, find organisms that glow under UV light, and much more. This program is suitable for

Fernbank’s Martinis & IMAX® Kicks Off Summer with Summer Block Party Series

Fernbank’s Martinis & IMAX®

As the weather heats up, Atlanta’s Fernbank Museum is cooling things down with the Martinis & IMAX® Summer Block Party, featuring a selection of micro craft breweries, a variety of games, new films in the IMAX® Theatre and different live entertainment every Friday night. The Martinis & IMAX® Summer Block Party will also take advantage of the Museum’s

Fernbank Museum Spring EGG-stravaganza – March 28

Fernbank Museum Debuts New Spring EGG-stravaganza

Fernbank Museum of Natural History 767 Clifton Road NE Atlanta, GA 30307 404.929.6400 Website Event features Baby Animals, Games and a New Spin on the Egg Hunt Tradition Fernbank Museum of Natural History will host a Spring EGG-stravaganza on March 28 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. This festive event is the perfect way for

Jan. 24 • Celebrate 45 Years of Sesame Street at Fernbank Museum of Natural History!

Fernbank Museum partners with GPB to host a Sesame Street Celebration

Fernbank Museum of Natural History is excited to be partnering with Georgia Public Broadcasting to celebrate 45 Years of Sesame Street with a Sesame Street Celebration on January 24 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Fernbank’s Great Hall will host photo opportunities with the famous Sesame Street Brownstone and an appearance from Cookie Monster. The

August 23 • Dinosaur Birthday Bash at Fernbank Museum

Dinosaur Birthday Bash at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

You’re invited to a prehistoric party at Fernbank Museum! WHERE:Fernbank Museum of Natural History 767 Clifton Rd. NE Atlanta, GAWHEN: August 23rd 10am-2pm Event website Stomp like a dinosaur, chomp like a dinosaur, growl like a dinosaur and PARTY like a dinosaur. Come one, come all and join the fun as we celebrate the 13th

Through June 5 – Journey to the South Pacific IMAX Film AT Fernbank Museum

Take a breathtaking IMAX® adventure to the lush tropical islands of remote West Papua, where life flourishes above and below the sea. Join Jawi, a young island boy, as he takes us on a journey of discovery to this magical place where we encounter whale sharks, sea turtles, manta rays, and other iconic creatures of

Fernbank Museum Becomes Fernbank Boo-Seum for Annual Halloween Event – October 26th

Fernbank Museum Halloween event

Dust off those costumes, practice your monster-mash and prepare your teeth for sugar overload. Fernbank Museum of Natural History will be full of festivities as it hosts the annual family event,Fernbank Boo-seum, on Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will include Halloween-themed activities, tricks, and treats for kids in costumes.* Activities include:

Penguins IMAX at Fernbank Playing Through January 2nd

Showing September 6 – January 2, 2014 Mon-Sat 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm Sun 12pm, 2pm, 4pm Friday during Martinis & IMAX® 8pm, 10pm Run time: 40 minutes A heart-warming tale celebrating the destiny of a very special King Penguin. Set against a backdrop of dramatic snowy peaks and glacial crags, Penguins follows a brave king penguin on the journey

Marco Polo: Man & Myth – Opens September 28 at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Fernbank Museum Marco Polo exhibit Atlanta

Opens September 28, 2013 Experience the story of the ultimate adventure traveler. Follow Marco Polo’s adventures along the Silk Road through a collection of more than 80 objects representing an epic journey that spanned 24 years and thousands of miles. Making its North American premiere at Fernbank Museum, this special exhibition features coins, ceramics, artworks,

Atlanta Events Wed. July 17th – Sun. July 21st

Click on any event to see more information about it on our events calendar. Click on an event to see the event time, cost, and location. Wednesday July 17th, 2013   Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat at Center for Puppetry Arts Recycled Animal Craft Contest at Chattahoochee Nature Center CNC History Hunt at Chattahoochee Nature Center

Saturday May 4th – Butterfly Bash at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

May Butterfly Bash at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Saturday, May 4 from 10am – 2pm Grab your wings and prepare for a soaring good time as we celebrate the giant screen adventure, Flight of the Butterflies. Scheduled Activities* Live Butterfly Tent 10am – 2pm, Great Hall Stand among live butterflies and see these remarkable insects in action. Specimens courtesy of Jaap de Roode of

Flight Of The Butterflies Imax® At Fernbank Museum Of Natural History | @FernbankMuseum

Flight of the Butterflies IMAX at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Epic New Giant Screen Adventure Captures One of the Longest Migrations on Earth and the Inspiring True Story of One Scientist’s Stunning Discovery   Flight of the Butterflies, a breathtaking new giant screen adventure from SK Films, is flying into the IMAX® Theatre at Fernbank Museum of Natural History on January 4, 2013 Based on a remarkable true story, the

Laughing Pizza Holiday Concert – December 8th | @FernbankMuseum

Presented by Shumate Heating and Air Doors open at 10am. Laughing Pizza will perform at 10:30am, 11:45am, and 1pm. Don’t miss this award-winning family band performing a variety of original holiday tunes. Guests will also be treated to special performances by the Atlanta Circus Camp and enjoy ornament-making crafts. B98.5 FM will be broadcasting live

10 Jolly Ways to Celebrate the Holidays at Fernbank Museum | @FernbankMuseum

Fernbank Santa-saurus

1)      Winter Wonderland Stroll through the museum as you enjoy dozens of trees decorated by our cultural partners to celebrate holidays and traditions around the world. Be sure to also check out special artwork created by local branches of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta.   2)      Santa-saurus This Santa has claws! Look for our

SWAPtember Member Savings at 16 Atlanta Attractions September 1st – 30th, 2012

SWAPtember Member Savings

Swap the savings during the 4th Annual Swaptember Savings event at 16 metro-Atlanta partner attractions during September. Offers valid only for members of participating attractions Being a member matters! 16 metro-Atlanta attractions have collaborated to offer the community the ultimate way to experience all that Atlanta has to offer. If you’re not already a member, now is the

Fernbank’s Dinosaur Birthday Bash 2012 – August 25th @FernbankMuseum

Fernbank's Dinosaur Birthday Bash 2012

This is sure to be a Giant-Sized, Fun-Filled Party!  Fernbank Museum of Natural History will host its annual Dinosaur Birthday Bash on Saturday, August 25, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The colossal birthday party will celebrate the 12th anniversary of the Museum’s beloved permanent exhibition, Giants of the Mesozoic. All are invited to come out and celebrate

Atlanta Kids Events for May 24th – 30th

atlanta kids events

Summer SoundWaves at Georgia Aquarium When: May 25 from  7:00 pm – 9:00 pm The sweet summer sounds of Summer SoundWaves, played against the cool blue backdrop of Georgia Aquarium’s galleries, are sure to lighten your mood as you take in the sights of some of nature’s most alluring aquatic animals. Join us each Friday

June 19th – Superhero Day at Fernbank Museum

Fernbank Museum Superher Day - Father's Day Event

Is your dad a SUPER dad? Is he your ultimate HERO? Then join us for a day of super fun celebrating our hero dads during this special family day. Come dressed as your favorite superhero and enjoy a day of games, hands-on activities and more. Pow! Blam! Zap! Zoinks! Super villains are welcome too, as