What's Happening This Week at Charlotte Nature Museum
August 29 - September 4, 2015
September 2, 2015, 12:30pm Dragonfly Theatre
Learn all about how plants and insects have not only “grown up together” but really depend on one another at 12:30 p.m. in Dragonfly Theatre.
September 2, 2015, 7:00pm Dragonfly Theatre
Raptors are powerful and efficient predators, feeding on a variety of prey such as reptiles, fish, birds, mammals, even other raptors.
Join us for a presentation about the biology of these amazing birds and the struggles t
September 4, 2015, 1:00pm Great Hall
Thousands and thousands of raptors such as hawks, owls and falcons migrate south this time of year. Hawkwatch is a systematic and organized effort to collect migration count data about diurnal raptors.
Join us at 1:00 p.m.
Don't Make a Pet of Me
Not every animal makes a good pet. Get the story first hand from the animals.
While searching for her baby bird, Mama Bird learns many of her wild … Learn More
Animal Feedings & Encounters
Meet and greet live animal ambassador species and observe feedings while learning more about the species and their habitats. Get up-close and explore … Learn More
Join Grandpa Tree, Charlotte's only talking tree, around the "campfire" as we learn about nocturnal animals that are busy preparing for winter. Disco… Learn More
Hours of Operation
Closed (with exceptions*)
*Open September 7, December 21, December 28, January 18, February 15, March 28 and May 30
Closed Easter Sunday, September 8 – 11, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
Parking at the Museum is free.
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