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The Tallahassee Museum is located on Tallahassee’s southwest side of town on the shores of beautiful Lake Bradford. Free parking is available.

 

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A Family and Friends membership is less than $5 per month for unlimited family fun, and pays for itself in just 2 to 3 visits! The best recreational value in the Big Bend area is the Tallahassee Museum Membership program.

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At-Home Activities Resource Page

Activities & Resources

This page provides fun, educational, and enriching online resources for families looking for supplemental activities to do with their kids while at home. We will update this page regularly to ensure you have plenty of options from valued partners and our education department. We would love to see your activities in action. If you would like to share photos and video, please email pr@tallahasseemuseum.org.

CURATE YOUR OWN MUSEUM COLLECTION

Feeling crafty? Luci Creative shares ways to creatively curate your own museum collection utilizing items found at home. Create an Art Museum, Build an Artifact Display Case, Curate a Collection, Make a Natural History Exhibit or Turn Your Home Into a Science Museum.

Learn “five super fun at-home make-a-museum activities for young children.”

PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS 

 

 

WFSU CURRICULUM-RELATED PROGRAMMING

Our friends at WFSU offer a wealth of information for parents, teachers and students. Their “How to Explore Outdoors” program provides an opportunity to “get outside in the garden, farm, park or playground is good for the whole family — they offer spaces suited for simply letting go. Planning what to do and where outdoors can be intimidating for parents, but going outside is an opportunity for little ones to take the lead and assert their curiosity.”

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT WFSU RESOURCES

 

 

RATTLESNAKE CONSERVANCY: RATTLESNAKE COLORING BOOK

Learn and color different rattlesnakes found in Florida. The Rattlesnake Conservancy provides a series of facts paired with creative directions on coloring the multiple snake species.  

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT RATTLESNAKE CONSERVANCY RESOURCES

 

 

 

AUDUBON RECYCLED DIY BIRD FEEDER

Create a bird feeder from the comfort of your own home! Using recycled materials around the house, you can craft a reusable bird house that can attract beautiful birds to your home.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT AUDUBON RESOURCES

 

 

 

 

AUDUBON HOW TO DRAW A BIRD

A new guide to bird drawing inspires a deeper connection with nature.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT AUDUBON RESOURCES

 

 

 

 

 

 

WFSU: LEARNING AT HOME BACKYARD EDITION

Teaching doesn’t just have to take place indoors! Moving your kiddos outdoors is not only a great way to break routine but can be a fun way to reinforce math, literacy, and science skills by moving their bodies.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT WFSU RESOURCES

 

 

 

 

 

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC KIDS: SCIENCE LAB EXPERIMENTS

Keep occupied with National Geographic Kids! Kids and families can choose from a large database of cool science lab activities for home. Get science experiments, videos, articles and more.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC RESOURCES

 

 

FYCCN: BECOME A CITIZEN SCIENTIST

Families can help real-life scientists by observing, photographing, and recording the nature around you.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT FYCCN RESOURCES

 

 

 

FYCCN: SCAVENGER HUNT

Take a unique approach to scavenger hunts! Families can scavenge around and explore using FYCCN scavenger hunt.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT FYCCN RESOURCES

 

 

 

 

WHALETIMES: JOURNEY INTO MIDNIGHT

Our Journey into Midnight Science Team is in the Gulf of Mexico trying to answer, what lives in the midnight zone and does it glow? Learn and color the different species found in this region.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT WHALETIMES RESOURCES

 

 

PBS: PLANTS AFFECT THE ATMOSPHERE

In this video excerpt from NOVA: “Earth From Space,” learn how the Amazon rain-forest impacts the chemical composition of Earth’s atmosphere throughout the day.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT PBS RESOURCES

 

 


Tallahassee Museum

Tallahassee Museum 3945 Museum Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32310
Phone: (850) 575-8684 Info line: (850) 576-1636

MUSEUM HOURS

9 am – 5 pm: Monday-Saturday
11 am – 5 pm: Sunday

Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day and New Year’s Day