Pages Navigation Menu

Dinosaurs and Birds - The Link Between Them

Events

 

Dinos in the Dark

$5 ($10 non-members) per person

Friday, October 7  |  6pm  Register Here  |  7pm  Register Here  |  8pm  Register Here

Friday, October 14  |  6pm  Register Here  |  7pm  Register Here  |  8pm  Register Here

Friday, October 21  |  6pm  Register Here  |  7pm  Register Here  |  8pm  Register Here

Bring a flashlight and walk among the skeletons of the Dinosaur Discovery Museum! The dinosaurs will come alive in the shadows as you discover their unique features with your flashlight. Advanced registration required for this popular event.

 

 

​​Ghost Hunting

Friday, October 21  |  9pm – 11pm  |  Ages 16 and older  |  $10 ($20 non-members)  |  Register Here

Do you believe in the paranormal? Have you ever wanted to participate in a paranormal investigation? Join the Dinosaur Discovery Museum after hours to hear spooky stories of strange happenings, explore possible evidence of the paranormal captured by real life ghost hunters including pictures and EVPs, and investigate the museum for yourself. Participants under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

 

 

Sensory Friendly Days

Sensory Friendly Days give visitors of all ages with complex developmental disabilities, sensory sensitivities, or on the autism spectrum a safe, comfortable environment to explore the museum exhibits during special hours before the museum opens to the general public. Where possible, our lights will be dimmed and the sound turned off. Signage will be posted for those areas in which we are unable to turn off the sound or there may be other sensory triggers. Trained staff will be available to help visitors navigate the museum and offer supportive resources (noise-cancelling headphones, fidgets, weighted blankets, quiet spaces), as well as opportunities for sensory engagement during your exploration of the museum.

Dinosaur Discovery Museum:  Saturday, September 24  |  11am – 12pm

Kenosha Public Museum:  Saturday, October 15  |  9am – 10am

Civil War Museum:  Saturday, November 12  |  9am – 10am

Dinosaur Discovery Museum:  Saturday, December 10  |  11am – 12pm

 

 

Museum Munchkins

Every Wednesday  |  9:30am – 10:00am  |  Location: Kenosha Public Museum

Get your preschoolers excited about science and the world around them. Each week they will learn about a different museum collection animal through songs, stories and activities.

SEPTEMBER:  7-Blue Whales;  14-Okapi;  21-Hoatzin;  28-Aye-ayes
OCTOBER:  5-Potoos;  12-Ravens;  19-Spiders;  26-Bats
NOVEMBER:  2-Vaquita;  9-Star-nosed Mole;  16-Gorillas;  23-Turkeys;  30-Whale Sharks
DECEMBER:  7-Walruses;  14-Penguins;  21-Reindeer;  28-Polar Bears

 

 

Click here for more programs at the Kenosha Public Museum