The Orpheum Children's Science Museum's “Animal Expo” will feature live animals, animal-themed activities and displays, and representatives from organizations that work with animals everyday. From tarantulas and cockroaches to parrots, reptiles, cats and dogs, there will be plenty of live animals to see, pet, and learn about. Kids can also get crafty with animal-themed face paint, art activities, coloring pages, and games. This fun and educational event for families is sponsored by participating businesses and organizations in the community such as the Champaign County Humane Society, Wildlife Medical Clinic at Illinois, Entomology Graduate Student Association, Graduates in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Hospice Hearts, Wings of Wonder Avian Rescue, and many more.
This event is open to all ages and is included as part of OCSM admission: $5 general admission and free for museum members. Free/reduced admission options are available for military families, seniors, children under 2-yo, ASTC/ACM reciprocal members, and income-eligible families.
346 N. Neil St.
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 352-5895 PHONE