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Mon. – Thur. Programs

Sep 05 @ 10:00 am - Sep 08 @ 5:00 pm

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Weekly on the same day until March 14, 2017

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11:30 Invertebrate Encounter
Atlantic Tails
Explore the sea creatures that reside in MOSH’s touch tank.

12:30 Florida Fauna
Florida Naturalist’s Center
Find out how animals have adapted to the unique environments of Northeast Florida as a MOSH Naturalist highlights one of the species of wildlife that calls our state home.

1:00 Astronaut
The exploration of space is humankind’s greatest endeavor. Some ventures, however, are grueling on human bodies. Go on an incredible voyage to discover what it takes to be an astronaut as you experience a rocket launch from inside the body of “Chad,” our test astronaut.

1:00 Extreme Science Show
JEA Science Theater
Experience explosions, shocks and other fun experiments in this interactive science show!

2:00 Skies Over Jacksonville
Take a guided tour of the current night sky with a MOSH Planetarium Educator. View more details.

3:00 Two Small Pieces of Glass
Trace the history of the telescope from Galileo’s modifications to a child’s spyglass – using two pieces of glass – to NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope.


Daily Animal Show

Raptor Rehab (Mondays Only)
Florida Naturalist’s Center
Learn about the owls that call MOSH home.

Pond & Beyond (Tuesdays Only)
Hixon Native Plant Courtyard
Explore the Hixon pond and learn more about plants and animals native to Northeast Florida, including Tonca, the Museum’s resident Apalachicola alligator snapping turtle.

Skin & Scales (Wednesdays Only)
Florida Naturalist’s Center
Take a walk on the cold-blooded side while exploring the world of reptiles and amphibians.

Turtles, Tortoises, and Terrapins (Thursdays Only)
Florida Naturalist’s Center
Learn the difference between these three members of the Testudine family and meet a resident of MOSH’s Living Collection.


Sep 05 @ 10:00 am
Sep 08 @ 5:00 pm
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Jacksonville, FL 32207 United States
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(904) 396-MOSH