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Reptile Day

Saturday, July 16, 2022 10:00 AM — 1:00 PM

Come face-to-face with live reptiles and amphibians, including snakes, tortoises, lizards and more.

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM (unless otherwise noted)
Come face-to-face with live reptiles and amphibians, including snakes, tortoises, lizards and more!

Activities Include*:

Georgia Reptile Society
Great Hall, Lower Level
Meet a wide variety of scaly and fascinating friends and learn more about them from the members of the Georgia Reptile Society.

Atlanta Reptile Jungle
Great Hall, Lower Level
Get up close and personal with a python or two and learn about these remarkable animals.

Ophiology Institute
Great Hall, Lower Level
Practice your snake identification by getting to know some of the snakes at this interactive station.

Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Great Hall, Lower Level
Discover the amazing variety of Georgia’s reptiles with members of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.

Papayago Rescue House
Great Hall, Lower Level
Explore another group of animals, and say hello to a feathered friend with the Papayago Rescue House, which specializes in the rescue, rehabilitation, retraining and rehoming of exotic birds.

Animal Encounter
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Frances Wood Wilson Foundation Theater, Lower Level
Meet some of Fernbank’s resident reptilian ambassadors at this presentation led by a Fernbank Educator.

*All activities and animals subject to change without notice