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Fall Plant Sale

University of Florida Gainesville

The Museum’s fall plant sale is one of the largest of the year, featuring more than 150 species of difficult-to-find and pollinator-friendly plants. Discover which pollinator species you can attract and learn about the butterfly-friendly plants that work best in your landscape. Accent, host, native and nectar plants are available for purchase, with proceeds benefiting […]

Tot Trot: Trees

University of Florida Gainesville

Get your toddler excited about science and natural history! Join Discovery Zone nature ambassadors for an exciting and interactive Florida Museum tour. Each tour highlights a specific exhibit or outdoor area and encourages exploration with a closer look at Museum objects. This program promotes sensory experiences, investigation and exploration with a focus on science. Age: Recommended for […]

Tot Trot: Trees

University of Florida Gainesville

Get your toddler excited about science and natural history! Join Discovery Zone nature ambassadors for an exciting and interactive Florida Museum tour. Each tour highlights a specific exhibit or outdoor area and encourages exploration with a closer look at Museum objects. This program promotes sensory experiences, investigation and exploration with a focus on science. Age: Recommended for […]

Florida Museum, FPAN hosts free campus bike tour Nov. 6

Florida Museum of Natural History 3215 Hull Road, Gainesville

The Historic Bike Tour at the Florida Museum of Natural History gives guests the chance to learn about the archaeological sites and historic features on the University of Florida campus. The Florida Public Archaeology Network will lead this free, fun-for-all-ages tour from 2 to 4 p.m. on Nov. 6. Pre-registration is required, and guests must […]

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Florida Museum Veterans Day Special

University of Florida Gainesville

The Museum is offering free admission to veterans for Veterans Day. On Nov. 11, veterans will receive a free value admission to the Butterfly Rainforest and Tiny Titans exhibits. Valid forms of identification for veterans include a military ID, DD Form 214, VA card or driver’s license with a blue “V” in the bottom right corner. Veterans receive a 10% […]

Museum in the Parks: Mammals at Paynes Prairie

University of Florida Gainesville

Florida’s wildlife has more to offer than the gators in the water and the bugs in the air. Learn about museum collections with our mammalogists and then take an easy hike in park with us! This highly diverse state park has more than 400 vertebrate species, including mammals like horses, otters, deer, bobcats and more. […]

Tot Trot: Wildlife

University of Florida Gainesville

Get your toddler excited about science and natural history! Join Discovery Zone nature ambassadors for an exciting and interactive Florida Museum tour. Each tour highlights a specific exhibit or outdoor area and encourages exploration with a closer look at Museum objects. This program promotes sensory experiences, investigation and exploration with a focus on science. Age: Recommended for […]

Tot Trot: Wildlife

University of Florida Gainesville

Get your toddler excited about science and natural history! Join Discovery Zone nature ambassadors for an exciting and interactive Florida Museum tour. Each tour highlights a specific exhibit or outdoor area and encourages exploration with a closer look at Museum objects. This program promotes sensory experiences, investigation and exploration with a focus on science. Age: Recommended for […]

Florida Museum members receive holiday discounts Nov. 28-Dec. 19

University of Florida Gainesville

Florida Museum members can enjoy special cheer this holiday season! Associates and curators society members receive a 20% discount in the museum gift shop Nov. 28 through Dec. 19. For more information, visit www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/event/holiday-sale.

UF employees receive free ‘Butterfly Rainforest’ and ‘Tiny Titans’ admission Dec. 4

Florida Museum of Natural History 3215 Hull Road, Gainesville

The Florida Museum of Natural History is hosting its UF faculty and staff appreciation day on Dec. 4 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. University of Florida employees with a valid Faculty/Staff Gator 1 card may receive one free admission to the “Butterfly Rainforest” and “Tiny Titans” exhibits. Employees may also receive a 10% discount […]