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Darwin Day 2018
February 12 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
Each year, the Essig Museum celebrates Darwin’s birthday (February 12th). Visit the Essig for special behind-the-scenes tours of our museum in the Valley Life Sciences Building. See specimens from the Galapagos such as finches, rodents, a marine iguana, and tortoise shell; herbarium specimens, live orchids and insectivorous plants; and learn how Darwin and other naturalists improved our understanding of how evolution works in the natural world. RSVP to email@example.com for tours at 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00, or 4:00pm