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GNV Museum Month 2022

The City of Gainesville has declared July 2022 as Museum and Cultural Center Month! Visit these participating cultural centers and … Continued

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Earth Day, Every Day 2021

Earth Day, Every Day! This year the Florida Museum, in partnership with the University of Florida Thompson Earth Systems Institute, … Continued

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Girls Do Science

Good books broaden our horizons and inspire new conversations, no matter where we are! Join the Florida Museum of Natural … Continued

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NEA Big Read

Good books broaden our horizons and inspire new conversations, no matter where we are! We were so proud to partner … Continued

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Pollinator Palooza 2020

What’s Pollinator Palooza? This October, the Florida Museum is hosting events all about pollinators! We might not be able to … Continued

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Frosted Elfin Pale Ale

The tiny brown frosted elfin butterfly might seem small and unimportant, but this at-risk species contributed to its own conservation … Continued

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Atala Pale Ale Beer

The Atala is a small, velvety-black butterfly native to southeastern Florida. It was once very common in our state but … Continued