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Today - Saturday, May 28
Museum Open 9 am - 5 pm, except May 7
Fairytale Land Grand Opening
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Princess Poppy and her friends Princess Rose, Princess Lily and Princess Daisy are back in this enchanting summer exhibit. Enjoy a sing along, dancing knights and make your wish come true in our “Once Upon a Wish” program. In this wonderful world where books and stories come to life, you’ll never know what adventure you’re in for next. Three different programs are offered daily throughout the summer.
Sixth Annual Children's Parade
9:00 AM
Kick off summer and the opening of Pirates and Mermaids: Voyage to Creature Cove with the sixth annual children’s parade on May 28th at 9 a.m. Dress up in costume, decorate a float or come as you are! Families will walk, bike or push strollers on 20th Street from The Rose Theater to the museum (about two blocks).
Shell Shack
10-11 AM & 2-3 PM
Make your own piece of shell jewelry or shell craft to take home. Space is limited.
Captain Kid’s Marine Adventure
10:30 & 1:45 PM
Join our staff of hearty buccaneers daily as we uncover the mysterious world of$0 pirates and their watery world. Guests will have the opportunity to$0 investigate pirate lore and artifacts as well as marine fossils and live$0 marine animals.
Once Upon a Wish
10:30 AM
Learn all about the magic that comes from reading, hear wonderful stories and help our princess with a wondrous spell!
Mermaid Tales
10:45 AM, 1:45 PM & 3:45 PM
Every enchanting sea creature has a story about them. Listen to a fantastical new fairytale in our Pirates & Mermaids exhibit from our very own mermaids!
11:30 AM, 1:30 PM & 3:30 PM
It’s time to sing your favorite fairytale song and dance with your friends in fairytale land. Join them every day for a musical magical time.
Water Water Everywhere
11:45 AM & 2:45 PM
Everyone needs water, so come and learn how to keep our water ways sparkling clean in our Pirates & Mermaids exhibit. Engage with our mermaid hosts as she teaches about her underwater world and how we can all work together.
Knight’s Adventure
2:30 PM
There’s a dragon in the castle and the princess needs your brave help! Learn as Lady Evelynn teaches all the children how to be brave knights and conquer any foe!