NatureFEST! Top 20 Event in SE USA

Saturday April 02, 2016   10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location:  MDWFP Museum of Natural Science

County:  Hinds

For more information please contact the Visitor Information Specialist at 601-576-6000.

Spend the Day in the Middle of Nature at a Top 20 Event in the Southeast USA!

Get ready for a wild adventure at NatureFEST! 2016!  It's a festival, a nature outing, and a fascinating Museum trip all wrapped into one exciting day!

Check back here for event details and an activities map/schedule as details develop.

Click here for the NatureFEST 2016 flyer. (Coming Soon)

Click here to download the NatureFEST 2016 map / schedule. (Coming Soon)

From live reptiles to watching divers feed the fish in our giant aquariums, NatureFEST! offers something for everyone.

Families and young budding scientists won't want to miss live demonstrations of intriguing Mississippi reptiles, divers feeding fish in our giant 100,000-gallon aquarium system, behind-the-scenes tours of the Museum and collections, opportunities to visit with top scientists, and a chance to see our visiting special exhibit.

And don't miss our exhibit of the dinosaur bone donated to the Museum by "American Pickers"!

Outdoor enthusiasts can explore our Native Plant Garden and nature trails or take part in guided tours.

Check back here and for updates on NatureFEST! activities. Activities and schedule are subject to change.


Nicole at NatureFEST

NatureFEST Touch Tank

 Fish Feeding


Naturefest collection tour