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Enter the world of Megalodon, the gigantic prehistoric shark that once commanded the world’s oceans! Be consumed with awe at a full-scale sculptural replica of the 60-foot-long apex predator, and explore the life of this fantastic ancient creature.

megalodon logoMembers of all ages will have a jaw-some time at our first-ever VIRTUAL member reception.

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the development of the exhibit from Darcie MacMahon, Director of Exhibits & Public Programs. Then Tyler Bowling, Program Manager of the Florida Program for Shark Research, and Victor Perez, Ph.D., from the Calvert Marine Museum will share fascinating facts and tales of Megalodon and its modern-day descendants.

Attendees are invited to participate in a LIVE Q&A at the end of the evening.

This event is for Museum members only.

Reserve your virtual spot!

RSVP is required! Email RSVP@flmnh.ufl.edu by Thursday, Sept. 10!

Due to the exceptional popularity of member receptions, we are not able to accommodate any guests who are not members of the Florida Museum.

Exhibit On Display: Sept. 19, 2020-Jan. 10, 2021

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With gratitude to our Corporate Members for their generous sponsorship:

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If as a result of a disability you need a special accommodation, please contact the membership office at members@flmnh.ufl.edu or 352-273-2047 (TDD 711) at least 10 business days prior to the event.


Name: Kara Schwartz, Florida Museum

Phone: 352-273-2047

Email: rsvp@flmnh.ufl.edu

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