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Join us as we venture outside our walls and bring the Museum to you! This themed event features hands-on activities and natural science exploration. Enjoy a unique, participatory experience between the Florida Museum and the community. We need YOU to make it happen. All ages are welcome. Come prepared for an adventure you will never forget!

We’re teaming up with Lowe’s to discuss butterfly gardening and Florida’s native pollinators. Learn ideas and tips from Florida Museum scientists on how to attract butterflies and other pollinators to your yard. Check out a showcase of host and nectar plants, engage in family-friendly activities and don’t miss our native butterfly release at noon!

Topic: Butterfly Gardening and Florida Pollinators
When: Saturday, Aug. 18 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Location: Lowe’s Home Improvement-Garden Center located at 2564 NW 13th Street, Gainesville, FL 32609.
Cost: FREE
Partners: Lowe’s Home Improvement

Be sure to keep an eye out for future Pop-up Museum events each month, coming soon to a location near you!


Name: Jonnie Dietz, Florida Museum

Phone: (352) 273-2048

Email: jdietz@flmnh.ufl.edu


Lowe’s Home Improvement-Garden Center

2564 NW 13th Street
Gainesville, FL 32609

Phone: (352) 367-8900

Website: View Venue Website

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