Seafarin Saturday

Nautical activities and adventures of distant shores for the whole family! From making pirate battle rattles to sailor valentines, children are sure to dive into fun. Seafarin' Saturdays are held every Saturday inside the Museum from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. All activities are free with admission. 

Seafarin' Saturday Schedule                

August   

August 18
Early Explorers:
 Dive into the history and learn more about early explorers in the Philadelphia region.

August 25
Moving Catfish:
 Learn more about catfish, a species of fish in our Delaware River. You'll even take away your own movable fish art. 

September

September 1
From the Porthole of the Submarine:
 What do you think lies beneath the sea? Dive underwater and create your own porthole peering into the ocean deep. 

September 8
Morse Code:
 Did you know Morse Code is important for ships to communicate? Learn about the importance of Morse Code and its role it played on ships. 

September 15
Shell Fossil:
 Ever wonder what fossils can tell us about ancient sea life? Find out while making your own prehistoric fossils. 

September 22
Ocean Zones:
 Learn about the layers of the ocean and how light impacts life under the surface. Create your own ocean in a bottle. 

September 29
Oil Slick Fish:
Ever wonder about the different species of fish we have in the Delaware River? Learn all about fish and create your own fish art.