Homeschool Adventure Days
With 500 REAL animal skeletons from all around the world, our museum provides an experience unlike any other you will find in the United States. All Homeschool Adventure Days begin promptly at 9am and include museum admission, a 60-minute hands-on education program, and a scavenger hunt! Dates, themes, and grades are listed below and open to all homeschool families. For Homeschool Adventure Day inquiries, please call (407) 890-5239 or email Education@SkeletonMuseum.com.
NEW! Home School SUMMER Days!
Skeletons: Museum of Osteology is excited to announce the first season of Homeschool Summer Days! Add an educational and fun twist to your summer schedule by attending one of the days below!
On June 24th, join us for a preview of our new K-5th program, Junior Vets, as well as a special program, Careers in Animal Sciences for Grades 6th-12th!
K-5th Junior Veterinarians!
Join SKELETONS for the premiere of our new Educational Program: Junior Veterinarians! In this program, participants work hands on with osteological specimen with different pathologies, working socratically to decide how the animal got hurt, and what they would do as the animal's veternarian to prevent or solve the problem.
The Junior Vets Educational Program will begin promptly at 1:00 p.m. and will last 60 minutes. Following the program, participants will receive complimentary scavenger hunts and the chance to explore our collection of over 500 REAL animal skeletons all day until closing.
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6th-12th Careers in Animal Science!
Join SKELETONS for a special program, Careers in Animal Science! We will be spotlighting professions that use forensics in their work, such as veterinarians and crime investigators. In this program, participants work hands on with osteological specimen with different pathologies and trauma, working socratically to decide what caused the injury, if the pathology was the cause of death, and how the pathology would have impacted the animal's chance of survival.
The Careers in Animal Science program will begin promptly at 2:30 p.m. and will last 60 minutes. Following the program, participants will receive complimentary scavenger hunts and the chance to explore our collection of over 500 REAL animal skeletons all day until closing.
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On July 22nd, join us for our first ever Discovery Quest event!
After working together to find the answers to an all-new scavenger hunt, students will gather for an in-depth and hands-on look at the answers with educators, who will demonstrate what the students learned with real skeletal specimen.
There are two starting times, as there are different Discovery Quests for each age group. Click here to purchase tickets for the K-5th Discovery Quest, and click here to purchase tickets for the 6th-12th Discovery Quest.