World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day


Sunday, June 10, 2018    
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Museum of Discovery and Science
401 SW 2nd Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33312

Event Type

Touch Tank Talks
Join us at our Touch Tank and learn about Florida’s tidal community including a variety of snails, urchins, sea stars and horseshoe crabs.

Sea Turtle Talks
1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Keller Science Theater

Did you know that Florida is home to five different species of sea turtles? Learn about their survival from our local sea turtle experts as they explain the long journey these majestic creatures face in our waters.

Kids Ecology Corps
1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Keller Science Theater

Join us as we discuss sea oats and dune restoration in South Florida.

Squid Dissections
2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Science Cart

Come on an internal journey as we discover the insides of a squid.

Artifact Discovery
Stop by our ocean artifact table and explore the different animals and artifacts that called the ocean home.

Broward Shell Club
View the various shells that can be found in our waters and from across the world with our local community partner.

Stained Glass Sea Turtle Craft
Although you can’t take home the ocean or many of its inhabitants, you can take home this colorful art project

More information available HERE.