Earth Day activities and final days of First Colony exhibit this month at FLMNH

More than 150 species available during Florida Museum Earth Day plant sale April 15-17

earth day activities FLMNH plant saleThe museum will host a large plant sale with more than 150 species of difficult-to-find and pollinator-friendly plants April 15-17 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Accent, host, native and nectar plants are available for purchase, with proceeds benefiting the museum’s “Butterfly Rainforest” exhibit and other museum events like Earth Day and ButterflyFest. For more information, visit

Celebrate Earth Day at the Florida Museum April 16

earth day activities flmnh 2Explore the wonders of life on Earth with hands-on activities and a huge plant sale at the Florida Museum! On April 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., participate in Earth Day activities in the adjacent UF Natural Area Teaching Laboratory and see diverse specimens from the museum’s vast collections. For more information, please visit

‘First Colony: Our Spanish Origins’ exhibit closes April 17

Hurry into the Florida Museum of Natural History to see “First Colony: Our Spanish Origins” before it sets sail! Museum members and UF students with a valid Gator 1 card receive free admission. For more information, visit