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Reptile Day

Saturday, July 13, 2019 10:00 AM — 1:00 PM

Great Hall

Come face to face with live reptiles and amphibians at this popular annual event. Learn about and interact with unique creatures, including snakes, tortoises, lizards and many more. For the safety of guests and animals, touch opportunities are strictly limited to guests ages 4 and older and available at the discretion of the handlers.


Live Reptile Displays
10am – 1pm, Great Hall
Featuring Fernbank educators, as well as displays from:

  • American Reptile Association
  • Atlanta Botanical Gardens
  • Chris and Tim Smith, Atlanta Reptile Jungle
  • Georgia DNR, Wildlife Resources Division
  • Georgia Reptile Society
  • Ophiology Institute

Remarkable Reptiles by Fernbank
11am and 1pm, Frances Wood Wilson Theater (Limited Seating)
Fernbank educators will feature cool critters from the museum’s live animal collection in these special presentations.

King of Pops**
Terrace, 10am – 1pm
Indulge in an icy treat with King of Pops, offering popsicles for purchase.

Want to see more reptiles? Check out NatureQuest for turtles, alligators and more, all while enjoying this amazing interactive exhibition.

Cost: Included with museum admission. Members FREE! 

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*Activities are offered from 10am to 1pm unless otherwise noted and are subject to change without notice.

**Popsicles not included with admission.