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Backyard Adventures Exhibit opens June 9
Dig in dirt in the backyard exhibit at the Academy

Backyard Adventures Opening Weekend Activities

Opening weekend of Backyard Adventures will be action packed.

Detail from Jason Poole's Suuwassea painting

The World of Suuwassea

What was it like to live among the dinosaurs?

Scientist helps small child with dad do science experiment at Members night. Buy a discounted science museum membership on Cyber Monday.

Members’ Night Revealed

Find out how it all comes together–plus new info on activities!

Charles Darwin Membership Card

Famous Members: Part 2

Darwin, Curie on list of famous members.

Thomas Jefferson membership card

Famous Members: Part 1

Jefferson, Audubon, and others had roots at the Academy.

Scallop Shells

Day at the Shore

Glowing scallop shells from the Academy’s collection.

Tantalizing Terrapins

Educator explores Jersey beaches after dark.

Salamander

Fish Ecology in Pictures

Fieldwork photoblog shows scientists getting their hands dirty