Families will discover the wonders of nature in the Sunshine State as we celebrate the unique ecosystems at MODS all month long!

What can families do at the Museum?

  • Wild Activities at MODS: Make-and-take a bee hotel and a bird feeder to engineer a sustainable backyard habitat.
  • Exhibits, Shows and Demos: Learn how we get fresh water to drink in the Awesome Aquifer demo. Build your very own creature adapted for life in the Everglades at the Build-A-Beast station. Explore the different ecosystems Florida has to offer in the EcoScapes exhibit and the Coral Reef Rescue Rangers demonstration and Panther Prowl show.
  • Animal Encounters: Enjoy an Otter Talk! Learn about an American alligator, a loggerhead sea turtle and many other native animals.
  • Catch a WILD IMAX on the GIANT Screen: Ocean Odyssey, Backyard Wilderness, Back from the Brink and more!
  • Career Connection: Explore how conservationists and environmental scientists collect data on Florida’s ecosystems.

Free with Museum admission.