Butterfly Summer

MPM is offering a flurry of activity this summer in conjunction with the new film Flight of the Butterflies, now showing at the Dome Theater.

Visitors to MPM can enter to win great prizes courtesy of SK Films, submit butterfly artwork to our coloring contest, create cool crafts on select Saturdays, and learn about ways to protect our precious butterfly friends.

Father's Day at MPM

Celebrate Father’s Day at MPM with these family-friendly offerings:

  • Free general admission for all Dads
  • Face painting, coloring, button-making and origami - 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Scavenger hunts
  • Burger special in the Museum Cafe - 11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Father’s Day giveaway in the Museum Marketplace
  • Member-rate special exhibit pricing for Dads

The Scoop on Poop

Exhibition Closed January 14, 2014.
Poop. Doo-doo. Dung. Number 2. No matter what you call it, you’ll be able to learn all about it in The Scoop on Poop. Based on a popular children’s book by the same name, The Scoop on Poop leads visitors on an investigation of what poop is and how animals and humans use it.