Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 9:00a -
Monday, Feb 18, 2019 4:00p
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Date Idea, Kid Friendly, University
The special exhibit Mythic Creatures: Dragons, Unicorns and Mermaids opens this weekend with a load of activities for the whole family. Discover how real animals such as dinosaurs, mammoths and narwhals may be the origin of ancient tales of griffins, giants and unicorns. This weekend visitors will see displays of specimens from the Academy’s famous research collection, conjure up unicorn poop soap slime, examine sea monkeys, discover what happens when kraken are let loose, and enjoy live animal shows based on mythical creatures.