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Weekend Activities @ the Burke - Mammals

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Sat., Nov. 24, 2012 – Sun., Nov. 25, 2012
11 am –  3 pm
Included with museum admission; FREE for Burke members

Every Saturday and Sunday, 11 am – 3 pm

The Burke Museum is now offering special gallery activities every weekend! Every month, explore a different natural or cultural theme at the Burke, from dinosaurs to toys and games. This month, mingle with mammals from the Burke's mammalogy collection! Weekend activities include:

  • Special touch tables with real mammal specimens
  • Crafts for you to make with your family and take home
  • Saturdays at 1 pm: Enjoy the best of the Burke with guided exhibit tours
  • And, one Saturday per month, experience Collection Tours at 11 am and 1 pm. This month, on November 24, tour the Burkes Mammals collection and learn how we do taxidermy and clean skeletons. Also see some of the Burke's 55,000 mammal specimens and hear about how they are used by scientists.

Click here to register for the 11 am tour.

Click here to register for the 1 pm tour.

Photo by Lora Shinn.