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Collections Snakeskin Prep Workshop


A snake with brown and beige colours basking in the sun on a flat rock.

Time: May 30 at 5:30 – 8 pm 
Cost: Adult $21, Senior $14, Youth $10
Age: 12+ (Under 14 requires adult supervision)

Take a walk through any Natural History Museum and you’ll likely find yourself marveling at a wide diversity of specimens, from bugs to birds to reptiles and beyond. Ever wondered how museum professionals prep and care for these specimens?

Learn how to spread and pin a snakeskin specimen. Learn first-hand from museum professionals about how and why natural collections prep and preserve animals for display and research.

This workshop is open to participants aged 12+, with no previous experience necessary. Each participant will receive a file of a High-res Image of their completed specimen.

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