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In addition to a wide array of permanent and special exhibitions and movies on the 4-story giant screen, Fernbank Museum also hosts a variety of special events and programs, as well as drop-in programs offered on weekends and school holidays.

Pterosaurs

Fernbank Forest Native Plants & Wildflowers Tour - SOLD OUT

Thursday, March 21, 2019 2:00 PM

Explore the diversity of native wildflowers and learn to identify them by their leaves and flowers during a guided tour.

Sensory Morning

Saturday, March 23, 2019 9:00 AM

Join us for a series of special sensory events, designed for guests with sensory sensitivities, special needs or various physical abilities who might benefit from a less-crowded environment.

Excellent Experiments

Sunday, March 24, 2019 2:30 PM

Explore the amazing world of chemistry through fun experiments in a live presentation.

Tadpole Tales

Saturday, March 30, 2019 11:30 AM

Preschoolers will enjoy a story and special activity with a Fernbank educator featuring Monarch! Come Play with Me by Ba Rae.

Tadpole Tales

Sunday, March 31, 2019 11:30 AM

Preschoolers will enjoy a story and special activity with a Fernbank educator featuring Going Around the Sun: Some Planetary Fun by Marianne Berkes.

Little Critters Day

Saturday, April 6, 2019 10:00 AM

Ring in spring with cute and cuddly baby animals and discover the new life in bloom with seasonal crafts and activities.

Fernbank After Dark: Booze & Botanicals

Friday, April 12, 2019 7:00 PM

Discover botanicals and their uses in gin and other spirits through demonstrations from event partners D9 Brewery, Graton Distilling Company, Old Fourth Distillery and Prime Wine & Spirits.

Atlanta City Nature Challenge

Friday, April 26, 2019 12:00 AM

Join a city-wide initiative to document Atlanta's unique biodiversity.

Atlanta City Nature Challenge

Saturday, April 27, 2019 12:00 AM

Join a city-wide initiative to document Atlanta's unique biodiversity.

Past Meets Presence: Yoga + Meditation with Elizabeth Rowan

Saturday, April 27, 2019 8:30 AM

Practice presence under the world’s largest dinosaurs in Giants of the Mesozoic.

Atlanta City Nature Challenge

Sunday, April 28, 2019 12:00 AM

Join a city-wide initiative to document Atlanta's unique biodiversity.

Atlanta City Nature Challenge

Monday, April 29, 2019 12:00 AM

Join a city-wide initiative to document Atlanta's unique biodiversity.

Latin Dance Night

Friday, May 17, 2019 8:00 PM

Spice things up with sassy Latin rhythms as you dance the night away to Salsa, Bachata, Cumbia and Merengue.

Adult Summer Camp

Friday, June 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Get in on the summer fun and enjoy outdoor games and entertainment like the good old days of summer camp.

Sensory Morning

Saturday, June 29, 2019 9:00 AM

Join us for a series of special sensory events, designed for guests with sensory sensitivities, special needs or various physical abilities who might benefit from a less-crowded environment.

Sensory Morning

Saturday, August 24, 2019 9:00 AM

Join us for a series of special sensory events, designed for guests with sensory sensitivities, special needs or various physical abilities who might benefit from a less-crowded environment.

Sensory Morning

Saturday, December 7, 2019 9:00 AM

Join us for a series of special sensory events, designed for guests with sensory sensitivities, special needs or various physical abilities who might benefit from a less-crowded environment.