clock 10 am – 5 pm

Science of Movement

April 15

10 am – 1 pm

Get moving! Leap like a lemur, slither like a snake, and crawl like a turtle. Explore with visiting scientists and museum experts how bodies move, and what makes different animals move in unique ways. This event runs in tandem with our morning Run Wild Fun Run, so get here early to have the whole experience!


  • Explore energy and movement with hands-on activities in the Lab and TinkerLab
  • Find stop-and-stretch points throughout campus and give your body a rest
  • Chat with Animal Care Team as you learn how our animal form affects function