Check out our Virtual Museum page to explore the museum from home!


For activities to do at home, go to these pages:


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Homeschool Kits

Homeschool Kits contain museum objects and activities for a variety of ages, adapted to a homeschool setting. These kits are compact to make them easy to transport. For more information, visit the Homeschool Kits page.



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Plan your visit

Print gallery activity sheets on our activities and resources page.

Discovery boxes, games, and books are available in the Family Room.


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Homeschool Day

Enjoy a day designed for you! Homeschool Day at the museum is held each year. Explore the museum, enjoy hands-on activities, learn about our programs, and meet other homeschool families.

This year's Homeschool Days were February 14-15, 2022. Check back soon for information about the next Homeschool Day!



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Public Programs

Connect with science, culture, history, and art through hands-on activities. Programs include Early Explorers (ages 5 and under), Junior Curators (ages 6-12), Teen Workshops (ages 13-18), and Family Days.

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Contact Us

The Education & Public Programs staff are committed to serving homeschool families. Email us at