Time and Traditions
Activities for Kids & Families
Winter in the Northwest — Floor 2 Biology Alcove
- Let it snow! Check out past traditions shared by visitors and add your own to our winter forest scene.
- Spot a visiting snowy owl in our workroom and make your own to take home.
- Search the forest for seasonal ingredients to add to a massive seasonal round!
Enter the Ice Age! — Floor 3 Paleontology Alcove
- Use stamps to create an Ice Age card to give to a loved one.
- Play with mammoths, mastodons, sloths, and tigers to create an Ice age themed table scene.
- Follow the timeline of life on Earth to see where you fit in!
Gather Around the Fire — Floor 3 Field Camp Playspace
- Cozy up at our dramatic play hearth where kids can create a traditional Coast Salish winter recipe using toys shaped like local northwest ingredients!