UNLEASH YOUR WILD SIDE!
Get ready for a wild adventure at NatureFEST! 2017! It’s a festival, a nature outing, and a fascinating Museum trip all wrapped into one exciting day! And, it’s FREE for Mississippi Museum of Natural Science Foundation Members!
- Meet a Red Kangaroo, Bushbaby, Three Banded Armadillo, Paca, Monkey Tail Skink, Turaco, and Dumeril Boa during Wildlife Wonders’ exotic animal stage show!
- Be captivated by the Magic Funtastic Comedy Show and a SCUBA Diver fish feeding!
- Play giant, inflatable outdoor games like bowling and Yardzee!
- Families and young budding scientists won’t want to miss the live reptile program, citizen scientist explorations through the on-site Bio-Blitz, and behind the scenes tours of the aquariums, the research wing, and the museum’s collections with our scientists.
- Outdoor enthusiasts can explore the museum’s Native Plant Garden, play nature games, picnic at the pavilion with food from one of the food truck vendors, and take a hike (guided or self-directed) on our beautiful springtime trails.