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Darwin (Evolution) Day
February 12, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
Each year, the Essig Museum celebrates Darwin’s birthday on February 12th. Visit the Essig for special behind-the-scenes tours of our museum in the Valley Life Sciences Building; see specimens of Galapagos finches, iguanas, and tortoise shells; herbarium specimens, live orchids and insectivorous plants; and learn how Darwin and other naturalists improved our understanding of evolution. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org for tours at 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 or 4:00pm.