Dead Is Cool.
October 28th, 2023
Scary Science Treats!
Date: Sunday, October 28, 2023
Time: 12-5 pm
General Admission Cost:
- Nonmembers: $12 adults | $10 kids 4-12 | 3 & Under Free
- Members attend for FREE
What better way to spend your Rockford Halloween weekend than among the dead at the Burpee Museum? From taxidermy to fossils to wet collections…Burpee is Scary Cool!
A family-friendly way to enjoy the holiday with science demos, dissections, and displays!! Nature will make you scream with joy and maybe a little spooky fright!
Science Demonstrations, experiments, explosions, smoke, and glowing nature!
Amazing Animals & Plants: Burpee is a library of dead leaves, reptiles, dinosaurs, and so much more. Explore with us!
Bones & Fossils: Don’t mind us…we have been dead for a long time!
Stations that will beguile you:
- Creatures of the Night – Vampire Bat Skull
- Lung inflation
- Paper skull construction and take-home craft
- Haunted Graveyard – not too scary (Things get scarier (PG-13) after 5 if you plan to attend HAUNTED BURPEE, tickets sold separately)
- Exploration of bones and more BONES!
- Mad Scientist Lab
- Scavenger Hunt
WHAT TO EXPECT AT SCARY SCIENCE TREATS
NO TRICKS HERE…JUST TREATS!
Since experiments, explosions, smoke, and glowing nature!
Amazing Animals & Plants
COLLECTIONS OF COOL DEAD STUFF
Burpee is a library of dead leaves, reptiles, dinosaurs, and so much more. Explore with us!
Bones & Fossils!
BEYOND THEIR GRAVE…
Don’t mind us…we have been dead for a long time!