Notice: Fernbank Museum will open at 11am on Sunday, April 30 so that we may honor our volunteers during a private special event.
Saturday, February 4, 2017, from 10am – 2pm
Celebrate the new special exhibit, Wild Weather, and Fernbank’s first-ever 3D film, Extreme Weather 3D. Explore weather phenomena through activities, demonstrations and crafts.
Wild Weather, Self-Guided Tours
10am – 5pm, Special Exhibition Gallery|
Discover the science behind the storms in this immersive, family-friendly exhibit.
National Weather Service, Peachtree City
Enjoy Atlanta weather activities and demonstrations with a meteorologist.
Shaving Cream Rain Clouds
Discover precipitation in this eye-catching experiment.
“What’s the Weather?” Headband
Create a twistable headband that displays the current weather.
Cloud in a Bottle
Learn about clouds and watch them form instantly in a bottle.
Use static electricity levitation wands and the help of a Fernbank staffer to discover how lightning occurs.
Discover snowflakes and their intricacies with this hands-on craft.
Extreme Weather 3D**
10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm, Fernbank’s Giant Screen Theater
Embark on a 3D dramatic journey to destinations with extreme weather conditions.
Cost: Except where noted, all Wild Weather Day activities are included with Museum admission and are free for members.
Lead Sponsor of Wild Weather and Extreme Weather 3D
*Activities are subject to change without notice.
**Requires separate Giant Screen Theater admission, included in purchase of a Value Pass.