Events

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Apr
26
Thu
Mysteries Below Ground @ Tallahassee Museum
Apr 26 all-day
Mysteries Below Ground @ Tallahassee Museum | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

In the first comprehensive and complete exhibit of its kind, Mysteries Below Ground explores the intricate workings of 25 underground ant nests. This exhibit will reveal the enormous range of size and complexity of ant nest structure and reflects the range of scales in which ants live their lives. The exhibit also dives into Dr. Walter Tschinkel’s method of metal casting and the ways in which metal casting reveals a complete, precise and detailed version of ant nest architecture. Dr. Tschinkel’s casts have been featured in 16 museums around the world, from Paris to Hong Kong, including two casts at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History. This exhibit will only be here until June 10, 2018, so don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity.

Apr
27
Fri
Guided Tours in Florida’s Capital and the Forgotten Coast @ Tallahassee, Florida
Apr 27 all-day

 

Guided Driving and Walking Tours

Conducting the finest guided sight-seeing tours of Florida’s Capital City and the surrounding area including Thomasville, GA and the plantations. Tours can be extended to visit Florida’s Forgotten Coast where you will see white sandy beaches, pristine habitats, historic lighthouses, enchanting museums, and dine on the world famous Apalachicola Bay oysters and other seafood. Please see our reviews on TripAdvisor.

From seniors to students on educational field trips, we cater to visitors of all ages. Also great for convention and meeting attendees, newcomers getting acquainted with the area, your family and guests, as an add-on activity during Family Reunions, social clubs, and organization events. Inquire about our private cultural and heritage guided tours and our step-on-guide and itinerary planning services.

Mysteries Below Ground @ Tallahassee Museum
Apr 27 all-day
Mysteries Below Ground @ Tallahassee Museum | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

In the first comprehensive and complete exhibit of its kind, Mysteries Below Ground explores the intricate workings of 25 underground ant nests. This exhibit will reveal the enormous range of size and complexity of ant nest structure and reflects the range of scales in which ants live their lives. The exhibit also dives into Dr. Walter Tschinkel’s method of metal casting and the ways in which metal casting reveals a complete, precise and detailed version of ant nest architecture. Dr. Tschinkel’s casts have been featured in 16 museums around the world, from Paris to Hong Kong, including two casts at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History. This exhibit will only be here until June 10, 2018, so don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity.

Apr
28
Sat
Jazz & Blues Festival & Pioneer Breakfast @ Tallahassee Museum
Apr 28 – Apr 29 all-day
Jazz & Blues Festival & Pioneer Breakfast @ Tallahassee Museum | United States

Start off a great Jazz and Blues Festival weekend with good eatin’ for a good cause!

On Saturday, April 28th , between 7 a.m. and 11 a.m. enjoy a hearty, outdoor meal at our Pioneer Breakfast on the 1880’s-style farmstead. This down-home fundraiser features Register’s freshly grilled sausage, scrambled eggs, pancakes and real Bradley’s Country Store grits. The Museum’s Board of Trustees will serve up heaping helpings, along with coffee, juice and milk.

Mysteries Below Ground @ Tallahassee Museum
Apr 28 all-day
Mysteries Below Ground @ Tallahassee Museum | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

In the first comprehensive and complete exhibit of its kind, Mysteries Below Ground explores the intricate workings of 25 underground ant nests. This exhibit will reveal the enormous range of size and complexity of ant nest structure and reflects the range of scales in which ants live their lives. The exhibit also dives into Dr. Walter Tschinkel’s method of metal casting and the ways in which metal casting reveals a complete, precise and detailed version of ant nest architecture. Dr. Tschinkel’s casts have been featured in 16 museums around the world, from Paris to Hong Kong, including two casts at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History. This exhibit will only be here until June 10, 2018, so don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity.

Beginning Blacksmith Workshop @ Tallahassee Museum
Apr 28 @ 9:30 am – Apr 29 @ 5:00 pm
Beginning Blacksmith Workshop @ Tallahassee Museum

This two day beginning blacksmith workshop will be held at the Museum’s smithy with instructor Michael Murphy, the Museum’s part-time resident blacksmith. This workshop will be for people with little to no blacksmith experience. Each person will have the opportunity to work with the traditional coal burning forge, as well as the more modern propane-burning forge. Materials will be provided and participants may take their creations with them at the end of the day.

SciTurday – Robots: Dance Dance Robo-lution (Recommended for Ages 9 to 99) @ Challenger Learning Center
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
SciTurday –  Robots: Dance Dance Robo-lution (Recommended for Ages 9 to 99) @ Challenger Learning Center | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Science happens every Saturday at the CLC! SCIturdays at the Challenger Learning Center are designed for you and your child to learn new skills while having fun together! On the second and fourth Saturday of the month, join us for a hands-on, family-friendly workshop featuring a STEAM topic: science, technology, engineering, art and/or mathematics. Discover new interests and engage in a fun-filled morning! To register visit: www.challengerTLH.com.

SCIturday at the Challenger Learning Center @ Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Every Saturday is SCIturday at the Challenger Learning Center! Join us on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month as we offer the brand new science series called SCIturdays.

Visit www.ChallengerTLH.com to register or for more information.

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SCIturday at the Challenger Learning Center – Dance Dance Robo-lution @ Challenger Learning Center
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
SCIturday at the Challenger Learning Center – Dance Dance Robo-lution @ Challenger Learning Center | Tallahassee | Florida | United States

Every Saturday is SCIturday at the Challenger Learning Center! Join us on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month as we offer the brand new science series called SCIturdays. This week, It’s time for a dance-off! Learn how to use the E-Z robots, which feature vision capabilities, speech recognition, animations & artificial intelligence, to follow an object and tell the difference between various objects. Concludes with a robot dance contest. This program is recommended for Ages 9 to 99.

Night Prowl @ Tallahassee Museum
Apr 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Night Prowl @ Tallahassee Museum |  |  |

Enjoy a guided tour at the Tallahassee Museum and learn about the night life along the Florida Wildlife Trail. Your guide will provide an enjoyable experience as you spot the many nocturnal animals which call the Museum home. You will also have an opportunity to get close to one special night creature.

*Please note that this is an outdoor program.

*Tickets must be purchased in advanced through our website, registration deadline is April 25th at 12:00pm (Noon).

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