Nature Exploration: Mix and Match

Enjoy the summer weather on the museum’s beautiful Canal Terrace and in the Watanabe Gardens with a make-and-take kit paired with an art-making or nature-discovery experience. Choose from a mix-and-match menu of activities, including worm compost bottles, leafy insect art, nature weaving, foliage resistance paintings, land art, fairy/gnome gardens and more. Each selection is provided as a kit ready for individual or family exploration. 11 a.m. to noon and 1 to 2 p.m., Thursdays in July and Fridays August.

Purchase your activity kit online by clicking below or purchase at the museum ticket counter then pick up your kit at the Information Station.

Who would enjoy this program? Families with youth and children
Price: $5/kit

Worm Compost Bins


Nature Weaving


Leafy Resist Paintings


Fairy/Gnome House


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Date & Time

August 21, 2020 @ 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM


Indiana State Museum | 650 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 View Map

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