Discover and Learn

Learning opportunities expand beyond exhibition and IMAX® offerings. Our talented staff develops and teaches natural history programs for all ages, leads research programs, curates collections, and more.

Field Trips

Give your students a hands-on, minds-on adventure! Fernbank Museum offers a wide variety of educational programming for pre-K-12 school groups and special education rates.
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Educator Corner

Need help planning your field trip? Want to stay up-to-date on educator opportunities? This page is a must-visit for educators of all grades and disciplines.
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Summer Camp

Give your child a summer of adventure and discovery! Fernbank's Summer Camp 2016 will take campers on an exploration of the scientific world. Camps are available for rising Kindergarten through 5th grade students.
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UrbanWatch Atlanta

Educators, help connect your students with the environment through this unique, hands-on field study program, available for middle and high school students.
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Downloadable Resources

Make the most of your visit to Fernbank Museum by downloading FREE scavenger hunts and exhibition guides.
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Research & Collections

In addition to public programming, Fernbank Museum also has an active research program focused on Georgia archaeology. Fernbank’s collections, both on and off display, reflect core natural history topics.
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Ask a Scientist

Do you have a question about something you saw during a visit to the Museum? Or do you need help identifying a rock, insect, snake or tree? Let a Fernbank Museum scientist help you find the answer! Call Ask a Scientist at 404.929.6300, extension 7005, or send your question to

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