Summer Days at the Museum
July & August 2018

All summer programs were free for members or with Museum admission. Below is the 2018 schedule.

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10 am Volcanic Eruptions & Craft
Enjoy watching and learning how a volcano erupts, while making your own volcanic craft to match the island of Fogo scene of Cape Verde in the Panorama.
11 am Highlights Tour
Group tours led by docents throughout the Museum focus on some of the most historically significant artifacts and visitor favorites.

10:30 am Make Your Own Panorama!
Learn about different scenes from the Panorama and enjoy creating your own version in a mini-Panorama craft.
11 am Highlights Tour

10 am Loom Weaving
Understand what materials were used to create the Panorama and learn the “ins and outs” about how fabric is made through loom weaving!
11 am, 1:30 pm, & 3 pm Guided Tours

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10 am Sun Catchers & “Scrimshaw” Necklaces
Have fun painting a sun catcher or creating a piece of scrimshaw! Choose to use it as a decoration or wear it as a necklace, showing off your best design!
11 am Highlights Tour

10 am All Aboard the
Join the crew of Captain C. Weade on board the largest model whaleship in the world – the Lagoda – for an adventure on the high seas! Travel the world, interact with new cultures, learn the ropes of a whaleship, and go-a-whaling. 
11 am Highlights Tour

11 am & 2:30 pm Guided Tours

11 am Highlights Tour