Blog About Us Membership Support Us
From cake to snakes, Charlotte Nature Museum birthday parties are Wild By Nature.Summer Camps are filling fast. Sign up today!

Upcoming Events

Wild Wednesday: 3D Art Everyone is Invited

May 4, 2016, 12:30pm Sunspot

Make a fun 3D flower craft to take home and hang up. The fun starts at 12:30 p.m. at Sunspot. … more

Wisdom of the Woods: Beautiful Bees Everyone is Invited

May 4, 2016, 7:00pm

Learn about bees and their importance to the world from our bee expert. Date: Wednesday, May 4 Time: 7:00 p.m. Location: Meet at the Museum entrance Cost: FREE (No Museum admission necessary) Children under age 1more

Citizen Science Friday: The Great Pollinator Project Everyone is Invited

May 6, 2016, 1:00pm Great Hall

Join in the research to find how often bees are visiting certain plants at our facility and then take the information with you to try at home. Learn more at 1:00 p.m. in the Great Hall. … more

Envirocaching Everyone is Invited

May 7, 2016, 1:00pm Great Hall

Join our naturalists every second Saturday of the month where GPS exploration and scavenger hunt meet! You’ll use a GPS unit to track down and discover many of our environmental treasures, as well as learn more about the… more

Monthly Bird Walk Everyone is Invited

May 8, 2016, 8:00am

Join us on the second Sunday of each month for a walk around the Museum and Freedom Park to discover birds that can be seasonally or permanently found in and around Charlotte and the surrounding areas. Date: Sunday, May … more

Science of Flowers Everyone is Invited

May 8, 2016, 12:30pm Sunspot

May 7 & 8 Try your hand at a couple science experiments that show how intricate plants and flowers truly are. Learn more at 12:30 p.m. in Sunspot. … more

Wild Wednesday: Pollinator Game Everyone is Invited

May 11, 2016, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre

It’s the return of our fun pollinator game! Learn how pollination works and become a busy bee to pollinate some fake flowers in this activity. The fun starts at 12:30 p.m. in Dragonfly Theatre. … more

Wildflower Hike Everyone is Invited

May 15, 2016, 12:30pm Back Deck

May 14 & 15 Join a Naturalist on a hike through Freedom Park to learn what wildflowers are growing in our backyard. Meet at 12:30 p.m. on the Back Deck. … more

Event Calendar

May 2016
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31