Calendar of Events

In addition to a wide array of permanent and special exhibitions and movies on the 4-story giant screen, Fernbank Museum also hosts a variety of special events and programs, as well as drop-in programs offered on weekends and school holidays.

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Animal Encounter

Friday, August 7, 2020 10:30 AM — 11:15 AM

Meet a member of Fernbank’s animal collection. Drop in any time during this window. Recommended for ages 4+

Animal Encounter

Friday, August 7, 2020 1:00 PM — 1:45 PM

Meet a member of Fernbank’s animal collection. Drop in any time during this window. Recommended for ages 4+

Summer Science Fest: Sharks & Friends

Saturday, August 8, 2020 10:00 AM — 2:00 PM

Enjoy JAW-some special activities celebrating sharks and other animals that lurk beneath the surface.

Story Time

Sunday, August 9, 2020 11:00 AM — 11:20 AM

Preschoolers will enjoy a story and special demonstration with a Fernbank educator. Recommended for ages 1 – 6

Dino Talk

Sunday, August 9, 2020 1:00 PM — 1:20 PM

How about those giant dinosaurs? Come to this talk to find out more. Recommended for ages 4+

Dino Day

Saturday, August 15, 2020 10:00 AM — 2:00 PM

Sink your teeth into this prehistoric-themed program celebrating some of the largest, most captivating creatures to ever roam the earth.

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Friday, August 28, 2020 11:00 AM — 4:00 PM

Fernbank Museum is proud to partner with the American Red Cross for a special blood drive.

A Timeless Affair 2020

Thursday, October 1, 2020 7:00 PM — 8:00 PM

To ensure the wellbeing of our community, we have decided to hold this year's A Timeless Affair as a virtual event.


Please be advised that during our phased reopening, some Fernbank facilities may not be available out of an abundance of caution.