Delaware Museum of Natural History

celebrates Darwin's 200th Birthday

The Delaware Museum of Natural History celebrates the life and scientific contributions of Charles Darwin at Darwin's 200th Birthday Party on Saturday, February 7, 2009 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with special activities throughout the day: Unveiling of a new permanent exhibit about Darwin and evolution, documenting the scientist's life, experiences, and explanation for his groundbreaking theory. An interactive puppet show about how a family of birds adapted to a new environment on the Galapagos Islands. Hands-on games and a tortoise craft. A special movie on Darwin and evolution in the DuPont Auditorium. Birthday cake served at 1 p.m. while supplies last.

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Location: Delaware Museum of Natural History, 4840 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, DE 19807
This event is appropriate for ages 3 and older
Cost: $6 for adults, $5 for children (ages 3 through 17), $4 for seniors, and free for children age 2 and younger.