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Oceans Weekends in January

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January 7 @ 12:00 pm 5:00 pm

Saturdays: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sundays: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Let’s shell-ebrate and make a splash! Dive into the adventure and surf through oceans from around the world! Discover the significance of coral reefs and unveil the mysteries of the deep sea.

  • Exhibits, Shows and Demos: Ocean explorers can challenge their creativity by designing coast-protecting structures using LEGO® bricks and exploring the abyss as you build your very own submarine!
  • Animal Encounters: See our resident fish, lobsters and other ocean-dwellers in the Florida EcoScapes exhibit.
  • Watch an IMAX on the GIANT Screen: Secrets of the Sea, Legends of the Enchanted Reef, Blue Whales and more!
  • Career Connections: Explore careers in marine biology, oceanography and more!

Just for early learners (ages 0-6): Observe different marine life, dig for shells, create recycled masterpieces and experience the neverending motion of the ocean. 

Included with Museum admission.

Join local artist Liza Furr for a unique crafting session creating upcycled marine creatures. Sessions will take place on January 27 at 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.

$5.00 per person, Museum admission also required. Spots are limited; first-come, first-served.