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Summer Sensory Series

Summer Sensory Series

Join us for a series of special sensory friendly events, designed for guests with sensory sensitivities, mobility issues and/or those with physical limitations who might benefit from a less-crowded environment. Offered the 3rd Saturday of each month, June – September, this special series will provide a quieter and calmer environment for guests to explore exhibits and enjoy a movie in the Giant Screen Theater.

Scheduled Events

Backyard Wilderness 2D Screening
Saturday, June 16 at 9am
Wade with amphibians, fledge with ducklings and quietly explore with grazing deer. Reconnect with nature just outside your door, from the bottom of the pond to the tops of the trees, and everywhere in between. Run time: 42 minutes.

Museum Early Access
Saturday, July 21 at 9am
The Museum will open at 9am, giving guests an opportunity to enjoy the Fernbank experience the Museum at their own pace. All indoor exhibits and WildWoods will be open. Fernbank Forest will open at 10am.

Amazon Adventure 2D Screening
Saturday, August 18 at 9am
Discover the epic, true story of explorer Henry Bates' fascinating 11-year journey through the visually stunning and biodiverse Amazon rainforest. Run time: 45 minutes

Museum Early Access
Saturday, September 15 at 9am
The museum will open at 9am, giving guests an opportunity to enjoy the Fernbank experience the Museum at their own pace. All indoor exhibits and WildWoods will be open. Fernbank Forest will open at 10am.

Standard ticket prices apply for Fernbank’s Summer Sensory Series. Purchase tickets online, at 404.929.6400 or in person at the Box Office. Questions? Let us know at guest.services@fernbankmuseum.org.