Hours: Wednesdays 12:00 - 4:00, Fridays 12:00 - 2:00

Family Programs

The Marion Natural History Museum frequently runs programs appropriate for large groups including families with children. All are welcome to attend! Seating is limited at these programs, so we recommend you reserve your spot in advance; tickets are always available at the door, however!

Reptiles of Massachusetts

Friday, April 28, 2017, 7-8pm, Marion Natural History Museum. $10/members, $12/non-members.

There are many misunderstandings between humans and scaled creatures, which has led to problems for the reptiles. Meet some of Massachusetts’ resident reptiles and find out about human threats to their survival. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Marion Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

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Birds of Prey

Friday, July 7, 2017, 7-8pm, Marion Natural History Museum. $10/members, $12/non-members.

Find out why hawks, owls, eagles, and falcons are considered birds of prey, and discover their diversity while meeting live birds of prey native to Massachusetts. We’ll share some tips to help you see these birds more often where you live. There are many more out there than you might think! This program is supported in part by a grant from the Marion Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. 

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